Walter Leslie Runciman, 2nd Viscount Runciman of Doxford, OBE, AFC

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Walter Leslie Runciman

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Birthplace: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
Death: Died
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Son of Walter Runciman, 1st Viscount Runciman of Doxford and Hilda, Viscountess Runciman of Doxford
Husband of Katherine Schuyler Garrison and Rosamond Nina Lehmann
Father of <private> Runciman and <private> Runciman
Brother of Margaret Runciman; Sir James Cochran Stevenson Runciman; Ruth Runciman and Hon. Katharine Runciman

Occupation: Air Attaché from 1943 To 1946, Tehran, Iran, director of the National Maritime Museum, 1962 and 1972
Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
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About Walter Leslie Runciman

He was Er Bro Trin , Honour Doctor of Civil Law (D.C.L.) Durham 1937, memb Master Mariners' Co, chairman Walter Runciman & Co, dep chairman Lloyds Bank 1962–71, Chm Tstees Nat Maritime Museum 1962–72, Cdre Royal Yacht Sqdn 1968–74, Pres RINA 1951–61, Chm House 1973.

He was Air Efficiency Award (A.E.).

2nd Viscount Runciman of Doxford.2 2nd Viscount.

He graduated in 1922 with a Eton and Trin College Cambridge Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) , Master of Arts (M.A.) 1982).

He was Air Force Cross (A.F.C.) in 1937.

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

He was Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) (Northumberland ) in 1961.

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Walter Leslie Runciman, 2nd Viscount Runciman of Doxford, OBE, AFC's Timeline

1900
August 26, 1900
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
1989
September 1, 1989
Age 89
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