Thursday, November 29, 2012

5th Baron Denman, CBE, MC 1916-2012

_.Charles Spencer Denman, 5th Baron Denman, CBE, MC, died 21 November, 2012, aged 96. He was b 7 Jul 1916, son of Sir Richard Denman, 1st Baronet (a descendant of the 1st Baron), by his 1st wife the former Helen Christian Sutherland; succeeded his father in the baronetcy (cr UK, 1945), 22 Dec, 1957, and his cousin in the peerage (cr UK, 1834), 21 Mar 1971; married in 1943, Sheila Ann Stewart (d 1987), by whom he had issue, three sons and one daughter. MC (1942), CBE (1976). He is succeeded in the peerage and baronetcy by his eldest son, the Hon Richard Thomas Stewart Denman, who was b 4 Oct 1946.


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