Kenneth Younger

Mr Kenneth Gilmour Younger

Rush ID: 6412

Details

Born:
15 December 1908
Died:
19 May 1976
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Army intelligence officer
Parentage:
2nd Viscount Younger and daughter of Sir John Gilmour, Bart
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1972
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
6412
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6390855
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. YOUNGER, Kenneth (1908-1976)

Constituencies

  1. Grimsby

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1959
    Date of exit: 8 October 1959
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1945-1947

    to Philip Noel-Baker, as Minister of State and Secretary of State for Air

  2. Under-Secretary of State 1947-1950

    Home Office

  3. Minister of State 1950-1951

    Foreign Office

Higher education

  1. New College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Winchester

Marriages

  1. Stewart, Elizabeth Kirsteen

    Year: 1934

Relationships

  1. Uncle of George Younger

  2. Grandson of George Younger

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. Howard League for Penal Reform officer

    1960-1973

    Chairman

  2. Royal Institute of International Affairs officer

    1959-1971

    Director

  3. Fabian Society member