Anthony Head

Mr Anthony Henry Head

Rush ID: 4305

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1906
Died:
29 March 1983
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
4305
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333766
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HEAD, Anthony (1906-1983)

Constituencies

  1. Carshalton

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1960*
    Date of exit: 2 August 1960
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Secretary of State for War 1951-1956

  2. Minister of Defence 1956-1957

Higher education

  1. Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member