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Edwin Tetlow

Edwin Tetlow, British writer. Life member Foreign Press Association (president 1964-1965, member executive board since 1965).

Background

  • Tetlow, Edwin was born on May 19, 1905 in Altrincham, England. Son of William Chadwick and Mary (Entwistle) Tetlow.

  • Education

    • Student, Manchester University, England, 1924.

    Career

    • Trainee journalist Daily Dispatch, Manchester, 1924-1930. Member staff Eve. News. London, 1930-1933, Daily Mail, London, 1933-1945, naval war correspondent, 1940-1942, army War correspondent, 1942-1945.

      Berlin correspondent Daily Telegraph, 1945-1950, New York correspondent, 1950-1965. Freelance author Esopus, New York, from 1965.

    Works

    • The Enigma of Hastings
    • Despite its pivotal role in English - and world - history, the Battle of Hastings is known only through the famous "Bayeux Tapestry" and accounts written long after the event - and all but one of those from the pen of the victorious Normans.
    • Author: Eye on Cuba, 1966, The United Nations, 1971, The Enigma of Hastings, 1974, second edition, 1993, As It Happened, 1990. Book reviewer: Christian Science Monitor. Contributor: Economist newspaper, Director Magazine, London, Telegraph Sunday Magazine, London, New York Times, New Republic.

    Membership

    Life member Foreign Press Association (president 1964-1965, member executive board since 1965).

    Connections

    • Married Kathleen Whitworth Brown, September 14, 1932. Children: Susan Edwina, Timothy Chadwick.
    • father: William Chadwick Tetlow
    • mother: Mary (Entwistle) Tetlow
    • spouse: Kathleen Whitworth Brown
    • children: Susan Edwina Tetlow
    • Timothy Chadwick Tetlow
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    Born March 19, 1905
    Died July 15, 2000
    (aged 95)
    Nationality
    • 1924
      Manchester University
    • 1924 - 1930
      Trainee, journalist Daily Dispatch
      Manchester, United Kingdom
    • 1930 - 1933
      member, staff Eve. News. London
    • 1933 - 1945
      member, staff Eve. News. London
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa
    • 1940 - 1942
      member, staff Eve. News. London
    • 1942 - 1945
      member, staff Eve. News. London
    • 1945 - 1950
      Berlin correspondent Daily Telegraph
    • 1950 - 1965
      Berlin correspondent Daily Telegraph
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