George Douglas-Hamilton, 10t Yerl o Selkirk

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The Yerl o Selkirk

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First Laird o the Admiralty
In office
14 Januar 1957 – 14 October 1959
Precedit biThe Viscoont Hailsham
Succeedit biThe Laird Carrington
Chancellor o the Duchy o Lancaster
In office
20 December 1955 – 13 Januar 1957
Prime MeenisterAnthony Eden
Harold Macmillan
Precedit biThe Yerl o Woolton
Succeedit biCharles Hill
Personal details
Born4 Januar 1906
Dee'd24 November 1994
Spoose(s)Audrey Sale-Barker
Militar service
AllegianceUnitit Kinrick
Service/branchRyal Air Force
RankGroup Captain
CommandsNo. 603 (Ceety o Edinburgh) Squadron (1934–38)
Battles/warsSeicont Warld War
AwairdsOfficer o the Order o the Breetish Empire
Air Force Cross
Mentioned in Despatches (2)

Group Caiptain George Nigel "Geordie" Douglas-Hamilton, 10t Yerl o Selkirk, KT, GCMG, GBE, AFC, AE, PC, QC (4 Januar 1906 – 24 November 1994) wis a Scots nobleman an Conservative politeecian.

Poleetical offices
Precedit bi
New govrenment
Laird-in-Waitin
1951–1953
Succeedit bi
The Lord Hawke
Precedit bi
The Laird Cherwell
Peymaister-General
1953–1955
Vacant
Title next held by
Walter Monckton
Precedit bi
The Viscount Woolton
Chancellor o the Duchy o Lancaster
1955–1957
Succeedit bi
Charles Hill
Precedit bi
Quintin Hogg
First Laird o the Admiralty
1957–1959
Succeedit bi
The Laird Carrington
Peerage o Scotland
Precedit bi
Alfred Douglas-Hamilton
Yerl o Selkirk
1940–1994
Succeedit bi
James Douglas-Hamilton