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Alan Kenneth Clark

Alan Kenneth Clark, British cabinet minister. Member British Parliament, London, since 1974, under secretary of state Department Employment, from 1983, minister for trade., 1986-1989, minister for defense, since 1989.; Member Institute for Strategic Studies, Parliamentary Defense Committee (vice-chairman 1980-1983).

Background

  • Clark, Alan Kenneth was born on April 13, 1928 in London. Son of Lord Kenneth and Jane (Martin) Clark.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts, Eton University, Christchurch, Oxford, 1950.

    Career

    • Editor: A Good Innings: the private papers of Viscount Lee of Fareham, 1974.

    Works

    • Author: The Donkeys, A History of the BEF in 1915, 1961. The Fall of Crete, 1963. Barbarossa, The Russo-German Conflict, 1941-1945, 1965.

      Aces High: the war in the air over the Western Front 1914-1918, 1973. Editor: A Good Innings: the private papers of Viscount Lee of Fareham, 1974.

    Membership

    Member British Parliament, London, since 1974, under secretary of state Department Employment, from 1983, minister for trade., 1986-1989, minister for defense, since 1989.; Member Institute for Strategic Studies, Parliamentary Defense Committee (vice-chairman 1980-1983).

    Connections

    • Married Jane Beuttler, July 31, 1958. Children: James, Andrew.
    • father: Lord Kenneth Clark
    • mother: Jane (Martin) Clark
    • spouse: Jane Beuttler
    • children: James Clark
    • Andrew Clark
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    Born April 13, 1928
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