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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

Education

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

Career

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

Recreations

gardening, shooting, fishing, golf

Address

The Close, Netton, Salisbury, Wilts SP4 6AP

(01722) 782539

Clubs

Army and Navy