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1887 - 1944 (57 years)
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||Arthur Herbert Tennyson Cocks |
||20 Mar 1887
||14 Jul 1944
||28 Feb 2013 |
- 6th Lord Sommers, Baron of Evesham
educated at Charterhouse School, Godalming, Surrey, England
6th Baronet Cocks, of Evesham, co. Worcester [G.B., 1772] on 30 September 1899
6th Lord Sommers, Baron of Evesham, co. Worcester [G.B., 1784] on 30 September 1899
educated at New College, Oxford University
fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches
Legion of Honour.
Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1919
Military Cross (M.C.)
Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the Reserve of Officers, Life Guards.
Honorary Colonel in the service of the 13th Australian Light Horse, 52nd Australian Infantry Battalion and Herefordshire Regiment.
Lord-in-Waiting between 1924 and 1926
Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.) in 1926
Governor of Victoria between 1926 and 1931
Acting Governor-General of Australia in 1930
Lord-Lieutenant of Herefordshire between 1933 and 1944
Chief Scout of of the U.K. and Commonwealth between 1941 and 1944