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Acworth, Brig. Robert William locked

CBE 1986

Born 11 Dec. 1938; s of late Rev. Oswald Roney Acworth and Jean Margaret (née Coupland); m 1967, Elizabeth Mary, e d of late J. N. S. Ridgers; two s one d

Registrar of St Paul’s Cathedral, 1991–2001


St John’s Sch., Leatherhead; RMA, Sandhurst


Commnd, Queen’s Royal Regt, 1958; served in Germany, Holland, Norway, Gibraltar, Aden, Oman, Hong Kong, UK and NI; sc 1970; staff and regtl duty, 1971–81; Comdr, 10 UDR, 1981–83 (despatches 1983); Asst COS, HQ NI, 1983–85; Coll. Comdr, RMA, Sandhurst, 1985–87; Asst COS (Intelligence), HQ AFCENT, 1987–90; Dep. Comdr and COS, SE Dist, 1990–91, retd. Deputy Colonel: Queen’s Regt, 1986–92; Princess of Wales’s Royal Regt, 1992–94. Pres., Queen’s Royal Surrey Regt Assoc., 1995–2005


gardening, shooting, fishing, golf


The Close, Netton, Salisbury, Wilts SP4 6AP

(01722) 782539


Army and Navy