Wilbert Vere Awdry (1911 - 1997) MP

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Nicknames: "Rev. Wilbert Vere Awdry"
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Birthplace: Romsey, Hampshire, England
Death: Died in Stroud, Gloucestershire, UK
Occupation: cleryman; author
Managed by: Tammy Swingle (Tucker)
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About Wilbert Vere Awdry

The Reverend Wilbert Vere Awdry, OBE (15 June 1911 – 21 March 1997), was an English Anglican cleric, railway enthusiast, and children's author. Better known as the Reverend W. Awdry, he was the creator of Thomas the Tank Engine, the central figure in his acclaimed Railway Series.

Wilbert's father combined the names of his two favorite brothers, William and Herbert, to form the name Wilbert.

from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wilbert_Awdry

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Reverend W. Awdry's Timeline

1911
June 15, 1911
Romsey, Hampshire, England
1940
1940
Age 28
1997
March 21, 1997
Age 85
Stroud, Gloucestershire, UK
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom