Douglas Anthony Kendrew

Douglas Anthony Kendrew

Male 1910 - 1989  (78 years)    Has one ancestor and 3 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Douglas Anthony Kendrew 
    Born 22 Jul 1910 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Feb 1989 
    Person ID I1403451  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2013 

    Father John Alexander Kendrew,   d. 1929 
    Family ID F1301079  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nora Elizabeth Harvey 
    Married 1936 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2013 
    Family ID F1301078  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Douglas Anthony Kendrew
    Douglas Anthony Kendrew

  • Notes 
    • educated at Uppingham School, Uppingham, Leicestershire
      2nd Lieutenant in 1931 in the service of the Leicestershire Regiment
      fought in the Second World War
      Lieutenant-Colonel in 1943
      Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) (and 3 bars (1943, 1944 and 1953)) in 1943
      Temporary Brigadier in 1944
      Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1944
      Major-General in 1957
      Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1958
      Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.) in 1963
      Colonel of the Royal Leicestershire Regiment between 1963 and 1965
      Governor of Western Australia between 1963 and 1973
      Honorary Colonel in 1965 in the service of the R.W.A.R.
      Honorary Colonel in the service of the SAS Regiment, Australian Army.
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