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Simon Edmund Vincent Paul Elwes

Birthplace: Hothorpe Hall, Theddingworth, Leicestershire, England
Death: Died in Amberley, West Sussex. England
Immediate Family:

Son of Gervase Henry Elwes and Winefride Mary Elizabeth Elwes
Husband of Gloria Ellinor Rodd
Father of Dominic Elwes
Brother of Francis Guy Robert Elwes; Rudolph Philip Elwes; Robert Geoffrey Gervase John Elwes; Sir Richard Everard Augustine Elwes, OBE; Aubrey Valentine Denis Elwes and 2 others

Managed by: Geoffrey David Trowbridge
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About Simon Elwes

"Lt. Col. Simon Edmund Vincent Paul Elwes, better known as Simon Elwes, RP, RA, KM (29 June 1902 – 6 August 1975) was an unofficial British war artist and society portrait painter whose patrons included kings, queens, statesmen, sportsmen, prominent social figures and many members of Britain's Royal Family. He was a favorite of Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother."



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Simon Elwes's Timeline

June 29, 1902
Hothorpe Hall, Theddingworth, Leicestershire, England
August 17, 1931
Age 29
August 6, 1975
Age 73
Amberley, West Sussex. England