John Douglas Slim SLIM

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1927-07-20
Education Prince of Wales Royal Indian Mil Coll Dehra Dun
Publications N/A
Recreations N/A
Clubs White's, Special Forces
Style The Rt Hon the Viscount Slim, OBE, DL
Career cmmnd Indian Army 6 Gurkha Rifles 1945-48, Lt Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders 1948, SAS 1952, Staff Coll 1961, Jt Serv Staff Coll 1964, Cdr 22 SAS Regt 1967-70, GSO1 (Special Forces) HQ UK Land Forces 1970-72, ret 1972; Morgan Crucible Co 1973-76, chm Peek plc 1977-91 (dep chm 1991-97); dir Trailfinders Ltd 1984-2007, dir various other cos; pres Burma Star Assoc, vice-pres Br-Aust Soc, vice-chm Arab-Br C of C and Industry 1977-96, pres Special Air Serv Assoc 2000-11 (patron 2011-), tstee Royal Cwlth Ex-Services League; elected memb House of Lords 1999; Master Worshipful Co of Clothworkers 1995-96; FRGS 1983
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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