Edward Wriothesley Curzon Russell, OBE

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Edward Wriothesley Curzon Russell, OBE

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Ooctacamund
Death: Died in Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina
Place of Burial: Mcfarland'S Crematory Cemetery, Tryon Nc
Immediate Family:

Son of Oliver Russell, 2nd Baron Ampthill and Margaret Russell, Baronness Ampthill
Husband of Barbara Russell
Father of Margaret Angela Howell
Brother of John Russell, 3rd Baron Ampthill; Admiral Hon. Sir Guy Herbrand Edward Russell, GBE, KCB, DSO; <private> Russell and Brigadier Hon. Leopold Oliver Russell, OBE

Occupation: the managing editor of the Morning Post
Managed by: Douglas John Nimmo
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About Edward Wriothesley Curzon Russell, OBE

Hon. Edward Wriothesley Curzon Russell

  • Born on 2 June 1901.
  • Son of Arthur Oliver Villiers Russell, 2nd Baron Ampthill and Lady Margaret Lygon.
  • Married Baroness Barbara Korff, daughter of Baron Serge Alexandrovich Korff, on 11 October 1941.
  • Died in 1982.
  • Educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.
  • Graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.).
  • Assistant editor of the Morning Post between 1932 and 1935.
  • Managing editor of the Morning Post between 1935 and 1937.
  • Wing Commander - fought in the Second World War.

He was invested as a Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1946.

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Edward Wriothesley Curzon Russell, OBE's Timeline

1901
June 2, 1901
Ooctacamund
1946
March 10, 1946
Age 44
1982
February 13, 1982
Age 80
Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina
February 13, 1982
Age 80
Mcfarland'S Crematory Cemetery, Tryon Nc
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