Show Summary Details

Page of

 Printed from WHO'S WHO & WHO WAS WHO. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use.

Subscriber: null; date: 17 September 2019

Bevir, Sir Anthonylocked

KCVO 1952 (CVO 1946); CBE 1944

Born 7 Nov. 1895; 4th s of late Ernest Bevir, Hendon; m 1935, Noël Sidney, d of late Dominick Sidney Browne, Breaghwy, Co. Mayo; died 17 Jan. 1977


Eton; Hertford Coll., Oxford


Served European War, 1915–18, 7th Bn King’s Liverpool Regt (despatches twice); Colonial Office, 1921–39; Private Sec. to Rt Hon. W. G. A. Ormsby Gore, Parly Under-Sec. of State for the Colonies, 1926–29; Sec. to Colonial Office Conference, 1930; Asst Sec., War Cabinet Office, 1939; Private Sec. to Rt Hon. Neville Chamberlain, 1940, Rt Hon. Winston Churchill, 1940–45, Rt Hon. C. R. Attlee, 1945–51, Rt Hon. Winston Churchill, 1951–55, Rt Hon. Anthony Eden, 1955–56; Sec. for Appointments to the Prime Minister, 1947–Feb. 1956




United Oxford & Cambridge University; Kildare Street and University (Dublin)


Bleanaskill Lodge, Achill Sound, Co. Mayo