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 biRoger Lumley
Succeedit biRaja Maharaj Singh
Secretar o State for Scotland
In office
6 Mey 1938 – 10 Mey 1940
Prime MeenisterNeville Chamberlain
Precedit biWalter Elliot
Succeedit biErnest Brown
Financial Secretar tae the Thesaury
In office
29 October 1936 – 6 Mey 1938
Prime MeenisterStanley Baldwin
Neville Chamberlain
Precedit biWilliam Morrison
Succeedit biEuan Wallace
Unner-Secretar o State for Scotland
In office
28 November 1935 – 29 October 1936
Prime MeenisterStanley Baldwin
Precedit biNoel Skelton
Succeedit biHenry Scrymgeour-Wedderburn
Member o Pairlament
for Midlowden an Peebles Northern
In office
30 Mey 1929 – Januar 1943
Precedit biAndrew Clarke
Succeedit biSir 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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