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CodeNA8629
Person NameStrachan; Michael; historian and businessman
SurnameStrachan
ForenamesMichael
Epithethistorian and businessman
ActivityMichael Strachan joined Ben Line shipping company as a clerk in 1946 and rose to become its chairman and chief executive. He was a keen historian with an interest in early European travel to Asia and published works on Thomas Coryate (? 1577-1617) and Sir Thomas Roe (1581-1644) .
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