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Bramall, Baron, (Field Marshal Edwin Noel Westby Bramall) (18 Dec. 1923–12 Nov. 2019)  

KG 1990; GCB 1979 (KCB 1974); OBE 1965; MC 1945

JP; HM Lord-Lieutenant of Greater London, 1986–98; Chief of the Defence Staff, 1982–85

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Brazier-Creagh, Maj.-Gen. Sir (Kilner) Rupert, (12 Dec. 1909–4 April 2002), Secretary of the Horse Race Betting Levy Board, 1961–65; Director of Staff Duties, War Office, 1959–61, retired  

KBE 1962 (CBE 1947); CB 1954; DSO 1944

Born 12 Dec. 1909; 2nd s of late Lt-Col K. C. Brazier-Creagh; m 1st, 1938, Elizabeth Mary (d 1967), ...

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Burlison, Baron, (Thomas Henry Burlison) (23 May 1936–20 May 2008)  

Born 23 May 1936; s of Robert Burlison and Georgina (née Doige); m 1981, Valerie Stephenson; two s one d; died 20 May 2008...

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Dimmock, Rear-Adm. Roger Charles, (27 May 1935–6 May 2014), Chairman, Archer Mullins Ltd, 1989–2004  

CB 1988

Born 27 May 1935; s of late Frank Dimmock and Ivy Dimmock (née Archer); m 1958, Lesley Patricia Reid; two d (and one d decd); died 6 May 2014...

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Francis, Dick, (Richard Stanley), (31 Oct. 1920–14 Feb. 2010), author  

CBE 2000 (OBE 1984); FRSL

Born 31 Oct. 1920; s of George Vincent Francis and Catherine Mary Francis; m 1947, Mary Margaret Brenchley (d 2000); two s...

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Haslam, Rear Adm. Sir David William, (26 June 1923–4 Aug. 2009), President, Directing Committee, International Hydrographic Bureau, Monaco, 1987–92  

KBE 1984 (OBE 1964); CB 1979

Born 26 June 1923; s of Gerald Haigh Haslam and Gladys Haslam (née Finley); died 4 Aug. 2009

President, Directing Committee, International Hydrographic Bureau, Monaco, ...

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Hern, Major William Richard, (Dick), (20 Jan. 1921–22 May 2002), racehorse trainer  

CVO 1980; CBE 1998

Born Holford, Somerset, 20 Jan. 1921; m 1956, Sheilah Joan Davis (d 1998). Served War of 1939–45, North Irish Horse. Asst Trainer to Major M. B. Pope, MC, ...

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Hopkinson, Maj.-Gen. John Charles Oswald Rooke, (31 July 1931–5 Jan. 2016), Director, British Field Sports Society, 1984–93  

CB 1984

Born 31 July 1931; s of Lt-Col John Oliver Hopkinson and Aileen Disney Hopkinson (née Rooke); m 1956, Sarah Elizabeth, d of Maj.-Gen. M. H. P. Sayers, OBE; three ...

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Knapp, Edward Ronald, (10 May 1919–21 Dec. 2005), Managing Director, Timken Europe, 1973–85, retired  

CBE 1979

Born 10 May 1919; s of Percy Charles and Elsie Maria Knapp; m 1942, Vera Mary Stephenson; two s two d; died 21 Dec. 2005...

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Lamb, Air Vice-Marshal George Colin, (23 July 1923–22 Sept. 2022), Chairman, Yonex (UK) Ltd, 1995–97 (Managing Director, 1990–95)  

CB 1977; CBE 1966; AFC 1947

Chairman, Yonex (UK) Ltd, 1995–97 (Managing Director, 1990–95)

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Pank, Maj.-Gen. (John) David (Graham), (2 May 1935–26 Jan. 2016), Chief Executive, Newbury Racecourse plc, 1990–98  

CB 1989

Born 2 May 1935; s of late Edward Graham Pank and Margaret Sheelah Osborne Pank; m 1st, 1963, Julia Letitia Matheson (d 2002); two s one ...

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Rogers, Air Chief Marshal Sir John (Robson), (11 Jan. 1928–11 Oct. 2021), Executive Chairman, RAC Motor Sports Association, 1989–98  

KCB 1982; CBE 1971; FRAeS

Executive Chairman, RAC Motor Sports Association, 1989–98

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Rose, Col (Lewis) John, (18 Aug. 1935–9 Jan. 2009), Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Bedfordshire, 1991–98  

OBE 1990

Born 18 Aug. 1935; s of Reginald George Rose and Mary Agnes Rose; m 1st, 1964, Aileen Beth Robertson (marr. diss. 1974); two s; 2nd, 1978, Gillian Mary King (marr. diss. ...

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Stephenson, Lt-Col John Robin, (25 Feb. 1931–2 June 2003)  

CBE 1994 (OBE (mil.) 1976); Secretary: Marylebone Cricket Club, 1987–93; International Cricket Council (formerly International Cricket Conference), 1987–93

Born 25 Feb. 1931; s of John Stewart Stephenson and Edith Gerda Greenwell Stephenson; ...

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Stewart, George Girdwood, (12 Dec. 1919–13 Feb. 2023), Cairngorm Estate Adviser, Highlands and Islands Enterprise, 1988–98  

CB 1979; MC 1945; TD 1954

Cairngorm Estate Adviser, Highlands and Islands Enterprise, 1988–98