John Colville, 1st Baron Clydesmuir

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The Laird Clydesmuir

Cecil Beaton Photographs- Political and Military Personalities; Colville, (David) John IB1243.jpg
John Colville as Govrenor o Bombay wi Leddy Colville. Photo bi Cecil Beaton
Govrenor o Bombay
In office
24 Mairch 1943 – 5 Januar 1948
Precedit bi Roger Lumley
Succeedit bi Raja Maharaj Singh
Secretar o State for Scotland
In office
6 Mey 1938 – 10 Mey 1940
Prime Meenister Neville Chamberlain
Precedit bi Walter Elliot
Succeedit bi Ernest Brown
Financial Secretar tae the Thesaury
In office
29 October 1936 – 6 Mey 1938
Prime Meenister Stanley Baldwin
Neville Chamberlain
Precedit bi William Morrison
Succeedit bi Euan Wallace
Unner-Secretar o State for Scotland
In office
28 November 1935 – 29 October 1936
Prime Meenister Stanley Baldwin
Precedit bi Noel Skelton
Succeedit bi Henry Scrymgeour-Wedderburn
Member o Pairlament
for Midlowden an Peebles Northern
In office
30 Mey 1929 – Januar 1943
Precedit bi Andrew Clarke
Succeedit bi Sir David King Murray

Colonel David John Colville, 1st Baron Clydesmuir GCIE PC (13 Februar 1894 – 31 October 1954) wis a Scots Unionist politeecian, an industrialist. He wis director o his faimily's steel an airn business: David Colville & Sons.[1]

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  1. Faimily relative