Ronald Armstrong-Jones
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Ronald Armstrong-Jones

Soldier + Founder + Earl
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Born May 18, 1899
Died Jan 27, 1966

Ronald Owen Lloyd Armstrong-Jones, MBE, QC was a British soldier and the father of Antony Armstrong-Jones, the 1st Earl of Snowdon. The only son of Robert Armstrong-Jones, he was educated at Eton and on graduating from Magdalen College, Oxford in 1922, he became a barrister in the Inner Temple.… Read More

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Ronald Armstrong-Jones
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CHILDHOOD

1899 Birth Born in 1899.

TWENTIES

1922 23 Years Old The only son of Sir Robert Armstrong-Jones, he was educated at Eton and on graduating from Magdalen College, Oxford in 1922, he became a barrister in the Inner Temple.

THIRTIES

1936 37 Years Old 1 More Event
He was appointed High Sheriff of Caernarvonshire for 1936. Armstrong-Jones was married three times. Firstly, to Anne Messel (8 February 1902 - Jul 1992) on 22 July 1925; they divorced in 1934 (Anne later married the 6th Earl of Rosse) after having two children, Antony (b. 1930), the brother-in-law of Queen Elizabeth II and Susan (c. 1932 - 1986).

FORTIES

1945 46 Years Old During World War I, he was a Second Lieutenant in the Royal Regiment of Artillery and a Major in the King's Royal Rifle Corps during World War II; he was invalided in 1945 after serving as Deputy Judge Advocate to Montgomery's staff at Normandy.

FIFTIES

1955 56 Years Old From 1955-59, he was a member of the Industrial Disputes Tribunal and a sometime Governor of St Bartholomew's Hospital and a member of the Worshipful Company of Clothworkers.

LATE ADULTHOOD

1966 67 Years Old Died in 1966.
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