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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

Education

Eton; Hertford Coll., Oxford

Career

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

Recreation

reading

Clubs

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

Address

Bleanaskill Lodge, Achill Sound, Co. Mayo