NameLucas John (Strati) Ralli, 13G Grandson
Birth10 Jan 1920, London, England
Death10 Dec 2003
OccupationDirector of Ralli Brothers.
EducationEton. New College, Oxford.
Note 1(Chaviara-Axeskoufotos) Major 1939-45 Royal Signals (despatches). Served on Burma front. After his marriage he spent three years as head of Ralli Bros in Bombay.
Note 2Made occasional appearances in the Calcutta offices of Ralli Brothers.
Note 3In WWll posted to India to join General Wingate's staff for the Burma campaign, responsible for wireless links between Wingate's HQ and Chindit units in enemy territory.
Note 4Mentioned in dispatches for his part in organising communications for Operation Thursday.
Note 5As a Major he worked in inteligence for Mountbatten’s HQ in Kandy and specialised in secret intelligence and disinformation campaigns against Japan and Germany.
Marriage7 Sep 1950, London, England
Divorce1989
SpouseAikaterini 'Katia' (Constantine) Droulias
Birth20 Feb 1927, Athens, Greece/Hellenes
DeathOct 2007
Burial22 Oct 2007, St Sophia, Moscow Road, Bayswater, London, England
Burial MemoMemorial Service
Note 1Or Droulia. A renowned hostess in London and while she and her husband were posted abroad in India and the Far East.
FatherConstantine Droulias (?-?)
MotherDora Retsina (?-?)
Children
1 FDora Louise (Lucas) Ralli, 14G Granddaughter
Birth13 Nov 1953
2 MJohn Strati (Lucas) Ralli, 14G Grandson
Birth15 Jul 1956
Marriage1986
ChildrenHelen Elizabeth (John) (1987-)
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