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Alexander Gordon Ingram (1883-1929), Commandant of Police, Alexandria, Egypt

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Alexander Gordon Ingram

by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd)
half-plate film negative, 8 July 1927
NPG x41933

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Alexander Gordon Ingram

by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd)
half-plate film negative, 14 July 1927
NPG x41942

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Alexander Gordon Ingram

by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd)
half-plate film negative, 14 July 1927
NPG x41943

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Alexandra (Gordon-Ingram) Thompson

12 July 2015, 20:33

He was born in Montreal, Canada, in 1883 and was my grandfather. He spoke fluent Arabic and often worked undercover. When he died in 1929, of typhoid, he was given a full military funeral. He was survived by his son, Alastair, and wife, Ella. His other son, 14-year old Donald, also died of typhoid. I have a lot of information, if interested.

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