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Rt. Hon. Cranley Gordon Douglas ONSLOW

member of parliament

Rt. Hon. Cranley Gordon Douglas ONSLOW, British Member of Parliament.


ONSLOW, Rt. Hon. Cranley Gordon Douglas was born on June 8, 1926. Parents: the late F.R.D. Onslow.


Harrow School; Oriel College, Oxford University. Geneva University.


Councillor, Kent County Council, 1961-1964. Member of Parliament for Woking, since 1964. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Aerospace Department. ofTrade and Industry, 1972-1974.

Chairman, Commons Select Committee on Defence, 1981-1982. Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, 1982-1983. Chairman, 1922 Committee, 1984-1992.

Served Lieutenant 7th Hussars, Royal Armoured Corps, 1944-1948. Her Majesty Foreign Service, 1951-1960.


  • Other Interests

    Fishing; shooting.


Spouse Lady June Hay, 1955. Children: one son, three d.