He was educated at Tonbridge School and became a director of Hay"s Wharf, and an Alderman of the City of London for the Tower ward.
He was a Sheriff of the City of London in 1941, and Lord Mayor of London in 1952. During World War I he served overseas with the East Surrey Regiment and the Royal Air Force. He was then elected for the new South Worcestershire constituency, and held that seat until he stood down at the 1955 general election.
She died in 1969.
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He was elected at the 1935 general election as the Member of Parliament for Evesham, and held the seat until the constituency was abolished at the 1950 general election.