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James Herriot
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Born in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Born on 3rd of October 1916
Died in Thirsk, North Yorkshire

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aka James Alfred Wight, OBE,

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Deer hunting would be a fine sport if only the deer had guns - W S Gilbert
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