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Walter McLennan Citrine
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Born in Wallasey, Merseyside
Born on 22nd of August 1887
Died on 22nd of January 1983

Born 1887. Died 1983 - English trade union leader.

An electrician who became General Secretary of the TUC (1926-46). Knighted in 1935 and created peer in 1946. Skilled trade union diplomat. Became Chairman of the Central Electricity Authority in 1947.

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