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Edward Henry Kenelm Digby, 12th Baron Digby

Birthdate: (91)
Birthplace: St. George Hanover Square, London, Middlesex, England UK
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Son of Edward Kenelm Digby, 11th Baron Digby of Geashill and Constance Pamela Alice Digby (Bruce)
Widower of Dione Marian Digby, Baroness Digby, DBE, DL
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Brother of Pamela Harriman; <private> Digby and <private> Digby

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Edward Henry Kenelm Digby, 12th Baron Digby KCVO JP DL (born 24 July 1924)

  • British peer, retired British Army (Coldstream Guards) officer.
  • Son of the Edward Digby, 11th Baron Digby, whom he succeeded as Baron Digby in 1964.
  • Studied at Eton and Trinity College, Cambridge
  • Trained at the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst.
  • Served as an army officer in World War II, Malaya, and the British Army of the Rhine.
  • 1952 married Dione Sherbrooke, daughter of Rear-Adm. Robert St Vincent Sherbrooke. They had two sons and a daughter.
  • In 1999 the House of Lords Act removed the right of hereditary peers to sit in the House of Lords.
  • Served as Lord Lieutenant of Dorset 1984-1999
  • Appointed Knight Commander of the Royal Victorian Order in 1999.

Births Sep 1924

  • Digby Edward H K Bruce St Geo H. Sq 1a 592
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1924
July 24, 1924
London, Middlesex, England UK