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Owen Parker (1932-2008) - the professional racer

by Richard Gladwell on 23 Jul 2008
Owen Parker (centre) trimming aboard the fourth Morning Cloud with Sir Edward Heath on the helm George Layton

Owen Parker, who was Sir Edward Heath’s professional sailing master on several yachts owned and skippered by the former UK Prime Minister passed away on July 9 aged 76 after a long battle with cancer.

The obituary from the Daily Telegraph can be http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/owen-parker-edward-heaths-sailing-master-874720.html!read here







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