Reginald Fletcher

Mr Reginald Thomas Herbert Fletcher

Rush ID: 8179

Details

Born:
27 March 1885
Died:
7 June 1961
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Naval officer
Election occupation:
Naval officer
Parentage:
Nicholas Fletcher, of Windermere
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
PPS
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
8179
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7308694
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. FLETCHER, Reginald (1885-1961)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Winster

    New hereditary

    1942

Constituencies

  1. Nuneaton

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: 14 November 1935
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1942*
    Date of exit: 4 February 1942
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Basingstoke

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: 6 December 1923
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1924
    Date of exit: 29 October 1924
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Tavistock

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1928*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  2. Basingstoke

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: Wed 15th Nov 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1940-1941

    to A.V. Alexander, as First Lord of the Admiralty

Higher education

  1. HMS Britannia

    Did not graduate

Marriages

  1. Lomax, Elspeth

    Year: 1909

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    -1929

  2. Labour Party member

    1929-1942

Clubs

  1. St James's Club