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Sir Charles Jocelyn Hambro

Sir Charles Jocelyn Hambro, British banker. Decorated Knight British Empire, Military Cross, American Legion of Merit, Order of Dannebrog, Knight of St. Olaf. Served at Lieutenant Coldstream Guards, 1916-1919; member Combined Raw Materials Board, Washington, 1946. Deputy Lieutenant City of London.

Background

  • Hambro, Sir Charles Jocelyn was born on October 3, 1897 in London, England. Son of Sir Charles Eric and Sybil Martin (Smith) Hambro.

  • Education

    • Educated Eton College and Sandhurst Royal Military College.

    Career

    • ; children—Cynthia, Diana, Pamela, Charles Alexander. Married second, Dorothy Helen Mackay, April 16, 1936. 1 daughter, Sally. Deputy chairman and managing director Hambros Bank, Ltd.

      Director Bank of England, Union Corporation, Ltd., Hambro Investment Trust, Ltd. Chairman Bay Hall Trust, Ltd. Chairman Hellenic & General Trust, Ltd.

    Membership

    Served at Lieutenant Coldstream Guards, 1916-1919. Member Combined Raw Materials Board, Washington, 1946. Deputy Lieutenant City of London.

    Clubs: White’s, Turf, Guards (London).

    Connections

    • Married Pamela Cobbold (deceased.; married second, Dorothy Helen Mackay, April. Children: Cynthia, Diana, Pamela, Charles Alexander.
    • father: Sir Charles Eric Hambro
    • mother: Sybil Martin (Smith) Hambro
    • spouses: Pamela Cobbold
    • Dorothy Helen Mackay
    • children: Cynthia Hambro
    • Diana Hambro
    • Pamela Hambro
    • Charles Alexander Hambro
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    Born October 3, 1897
    Died August 28, 1963
    (aged 65)
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