Edward Wickham

Lieut-Colonel Edward Thomas Ruscombe Wickham

Rush ID: 7864

Details

Born:
4 May 1890
Died:
25 August 1957
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Colonel W.J.R. Wickham and Mary Rose Poole
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
7864
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5345877
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WICKHAM, Lieut-Colonel Edward (1890-1957)

Constituencies

  1. Taunton

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: 14 November 1935
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1939

    to Florence Horsburgh, as Parliamentary Secretary to Ministry of Health

  2. PPS 1939-1940

    to Leslie Hore-Belisha, as Secretary of State for War

  3. PPS 1940

    to Sir Victor Warrender, as Financial Secretary to War Office and Financial Secretary to Admiralty

  4. PPS 1941-1942

    to David Margesson, as Secretary of State for War

Higher education

  1. Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Oratory

Marriages

  1. Alexander, Rachel Marguerite

    Year: 1929

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Anglo-German Fellowship member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. East India United Service Club