Gordon Campbell

Mr Gordon Thomas Calthrop Campbell

Rush ID: 8571

Details

Born:
8 June 1921
Died:
26 April 2005
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Diplomatic service
Parentage:
Major-General J.A. Campbell and his wife Violet
Notes:
Obituary in The Guardian, 30/04/2005.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8571
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5584953
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CAMPBELL, Gordon (1921-2005)

Peerages

  1. Baron Campbell of Croy

    Life

    1974

Constituencies

  1. Moray and Nairnshire

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: 8 October 1959
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1974ยน
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Secretary of State for Scotland 1970-1974

  2. Assistant Whip 1961-1962

  3. Lord Commissioner of the Treasury 1962-1963

  4. Under-Secretary of State 1963-1964

    Scottish Office

Higher education

  1. RMA Woolwich

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Wellington College

Marriages

  1. Madan, Nicola

    Year: 1949

    Notes: 2 sons, 1 daughter

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club