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Abdela, His Honour Jack Samuel Ronaldlocked

TD 1948

Born 9 Oct. 1913; s of Joseph and Dorothy Abdela, Manchester; m 1942, Enid Hope Russell, y d of Edgar Dodd Russell, London; one s (and one s decd); died 14 May 1994

QC 1966; a Circuit Judge, Central Criminal Court (formerly Deputy Chairman, Inner London Quarter Sessions), 1970–86


Manchester Gram. Sch.; Milton Sch., Bulawayo; Fitzwilliam House, Cambridge (MA)


Called to the Bar, Gray’s Inn, 1935. 2nd Lieut, Lancashire Fusiliers (TA), 1938; Lieut-Col, Comdt 55 Div. Battle School, 1943; 7th Bn Royal Welch Fusiliers, NW Europe, 1944–46; Major, Inns of Court Regt (TA), 1946–52. Liveryman, Worshipful Company of Painter-Stainers


Swimming, tennis, gardening




Tall Trees Cottage, Shipton-under-Wychwood, Oxfordshire OX7 6DB