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Wade, Sir Armigel de Vinslocked

Kt 1937; CMG 1935; OBE 1931

Born 14 Oct. 1880; s of Charles Aubrey Wade and Sarah Crouch; m 1917, Constance Marianne Douglas Fox (d 1938); m 1947, Monica (Mona) Mary, yr d of late Donald Galbally; died 4 Dec. 1966

Education

Lancing; Keble Coll., Oxford

Career

Senior Classical Master, Workshop Coll., Notts, 1906–09; Forest School, 1909–11; Assistant District Commissioner, East Africa Protectorate, 1912; Chief Native Commissioner, Kenya Colony, 1932. Chief Secretary to the Government of Kenya, 1934–39; Acting Governor and Commander-in-Chief, March–Aug. 1935, Dec. 1936–April 1937

Recreations

Water-colour painting, cricket, tennis, golf, fishing; was Colony Commissioner for BP Boy Scouts (Silver Acorn, 1936)

Address

West Chiltington, Pulborough, Sussex

West Chiltington 3230