Richard Frederick Vincent VINCENT OF COLESHILL

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1931-08-23
Education Aldenham, RMC of Sci Shrivenham
Publications N/A
Recreations establishing a second career, seven grandchildren
Clubs Army and Navy, Cavalry and Guards
Style Field Marshal The Lord Vincent of Coleshill, GBE, KCB, DSO
Career Cmdt RMC of Sci 1980-83, Master Gen of the Ordnance MOD 1983-87, Chief of the Def Staff 1991-92 (Vice-Chief 1987-91), chm Mil Ctee NATO 1993-96; Col Cmdt: REME 1983-87, RA 1983-2000; Hon Col: 100 (Yeo) Field Regt RA (Volunteers) TA 1982-91, 12 Air Def Regt 1985-91; Master Gunner St James's Park 1996-2001; chm: Hunting Engineering Ltd 1998-2001 (dir 1996-1998), Hunting-BRAE Ltd 1998-2003 (dir1997-98), Hunting Defence Ltd 1996-2003; pres Defence Manufacturers Assoc 2000-05 (vice-pres 1996-2000); dir: Vickers Defence Systems Ltd 1996-2002, INSYS Ltd 2002-05; non-exec dir Royal Artillery Museums Ltd 1996-2000, memb Cmmn on Britain and Europe (RIIA) 1996-; Kermit Roosevelt lectr USA 1988, visiting fell Aust Coll of Def and Strategic Studies 1995-99; pres: Combined Servs Winter Sports Assoc 1983-90, Army Skiing Assoc 1983-87, Cncl of Univ Military Educn Ctees 1999-2006; chm Cranfield Tst 1999-2011; memb Ct Cranfield Inst of Technol 1981-83, govr Aldenham Sch 1987-, chm of Govrs Imperial Coll of Sci, Technology and Med 1996-2004 (govr 1995), memb Ct Univ of Greenwich 1997-2001, chllr Cranfield Univ 1998-2010; patron: INSPIRE Charity Fndn 1997-, Nat Serv Veterans Assoc 2007-; fell Imperial Coll London 1995, fell City and Guilds of London Inst 1999, sr fell Cranfield Univ 2011-; Jordanian Order of Merit (First Class), USA Legion of Merit (Degree of Cdr); Freeman: City of London (memb Guild of Freemen), Worshipful Co of Wheelwrights 1997; Hon DSc Cranfield 1985; FIMechE 1990, FRAeS 1990, FCGI 1991
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Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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