Harold Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis

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Field Marshal Harold Rupert Leofric George Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis KG PC PC GCB OM GCMG CSI DSO MC CD (10 Dec 1891 - 16 Jun 1969) was a British military officer.

History

reigns and titles

styles

  • 10 Dec 1891 - 1 Jan 1942 The Honourable Harold Alexander
  • 1 Jan 1942 - 1 Mar 1946 The Hobourable Sir Harold Alexander
  • 1 Mar 1946 - 14 Mar 1952 The Right Honourable The Viscount Alexander of Tunis
  • 14 Mar 1952 - 16 Jun 1969 The Right Honourable The Earl Alexander of Tunis


Preceded by
The Earl of Athlone
Governor General of Canada
12 Apr 1946 - 28 Feb 1952
Succeeded by
Vincent Massey
New creation
1st Viscount Alexander of Tunis
in the peerage of the United Kingdom

1 Mar 1946 - 16 Jun 1969
Succeeded by
Shane Alexander
New creation
1st Earl Alexander of Tunis
in the peerage of the United Kingdom

14 Mar 1952 - 16 Jun 1969
Succeeded by
Shane Alexander