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John Saynor, British Association administrator. Avocations: gardening, golf, bridge, bowls, painting. M C. Named Companion of the Order of St. Michael and St. George, Her Majesty the Queen, 1992, Justice of Peace, Lord Chancellor, 1983.

Background

Saynor, John was born on September 28, 1930 in Doncaster, United Kingdom. Son of Charles Herbert and Emily (Mundie) Saynor.

Education

Student, Doncaster Grammar School, United Kingdom, 1942-1949.

Career

Executive, United Kingdom Post Office, 1951-1969;assistant controller, Department for National Savings, United Kingdom, 1969-1974;chief finance officer, Commonwealth War Graves Commission, United Kingdom, 1974-1975;deputy director-general, Commonwealth War Graves Commission, United Kingdom, 1975-1989;secretary, director-general, Commonwealth War Graves Commission, United Kingdom, 1989-1992.

Achievements

  • Avocations: gardening, golf, bridge, bowls, painting. M C.

Membership

Justice of peace Maidenhead, United Kingdom, since 1983. Deputy chairman Magistrates Bench, Maidenhead, United Kingdom, since 1993. Chairman High Wycombe Young Men’s Christian Association, United Kingdom, since 1992.

Lieutenant Royal Army Service Corps., 1949-1951, United Kingdom. Member Maidenhead Golf Club, Flackwell Heath Bowls Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, golf, bridge, bowls, painting.

Connections

Married Jennifer Ann Nelson Saynor, June 26, 1954. Children: Richard John, Geoffrey Mark.

father:
Charles Herbert Saynor

mother:
Emily (Mundie) Saynor

spouse:
Jennifer Ann Nelson Saynor

children:
Richard John Saynor

Geoffrey Mark Saynor