John Moore-Brabazon

John Theodore Cuthbert Moore-Brabazon (1884 - 1964)

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John Theodore Cuthbert "1st Baron Brabazon of Tara" Moore-Brabazon
Born in London, Englandmap
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Husband of — married in St. George Hanover Square, London, Englandmap
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Profile last modified | Created 19 Jan 2014
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Categories: Knights Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire | Chevaliers de la Légion d'honneur | Military Cross | British Army in World War I.

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John Moore-Brabazon was born in , England.

Biography

He was educated at Harrow School, Harrow on the Hill, London, England.1 He was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.1 He was Lieutenant-Colonel of the Photographic Interpreation, Royal Flying Corps.4 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches three times.4 He was decorated with the award of the Military Cross (M.C.).1 He was decorated with the award of the Legion of Honour.4 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Chatham between 1918 and 1929.4 He held the office of Parliamentary Private Secretary between 1919 and 1921, to Secretary of State for Air.4 He held the office of Parliamentary Secretary for Transport between 1923 and 1927.4 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Wallasey between 1931 and 1942.4 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1940.4 He held the office of Minister of Transport from 1940 to 1941.4 He held the office of Minister of Aircraft Production from 1941 to 1942.4 He was created 1st Baron Brabazon of Tara, of Sandwich, co. Kent [U.K.] on 27 April 1942.1 He was a director of EMI.4 He was a director of Thomas Tilling.4 He was a director of David Brown Corporation.4 He was a director of Kodak.4 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of the British Empire (G.B.E.) in 1953.4 He wrote the book The Brabazon Story, published 1956.4 He graduated from St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland, in 1959 with a Honorary Doctor of Law (LL.D.).4 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.5

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