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Holliday, Gilbert Leonard Gibsonlocked

CMG 1954

Born 10 April 1910; s of late Rev. Andrew Barnes Holliday and late Violet Holliday (née White), Wigton, Cumberland; m 1st, 1934, Ana Mariía (d 1952), d of late Señor Don Juan R. López, Honduras; two s; 2nd, 1954, Margaret Mitford, d of late Brig. James Stewart, IA; 3rd, 1958, Jane Mary Wilkinson; one s two d; died 15 Dec. 1980

HM Ambassador to Morocco, 1965–69, retired

Education

Rydal Sch.; Queen’s Coll., Oxford. Laming Travelling Fellow, Queen’s Coll., Oxford, 1931–32

Career

served in Consular and Diplomatic Services at Buenos Aires, Valparaiso, Santiago, Katowice, Los Angeles, Foreign Office, New York, Warsaw, Paris, Berne and Stockholm; Ambassador to Laos, 1956–58; Foreign Office, 1958–60; Ambassador to Bolivia, 1960–64

Recreation

gardening

Address

(home) Notton Lodge, Lacock, Chippenham, Wilts SN15 2NF

Lacock 282