Saward, Dudley

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SAWARD, Dudley

SAWARD, Dudley. British, b. 1913. Genres: Biography, Military/Defense/ Arms control, History. Career: British Royal Air Force, 1932-47, commissioned in 1934, pilot in England and India, 1934-38, World War II duty in France, 1939-40, squadron leader with a specialist bomber squadron, 1940- 41, wing commander and chief radar officer in Bomber Command, 1941-45, named group captain, 1943; British European Airways, controller of navigation and telecommunications, 1946-48; International Aeradio Ltd. and Barratt & Co. Ltd., London, England, director, 1948-51, deputy chair and managing director, 1952-56; Texas Instruments Ltd.(United Kingdom), managing director, 1956-61; Rank Organisation, director, 1961-65; British Space Development Co. Ltd., director, 1961-75; International Telephone and Telegraph, managing director of United Kingdom consumer products division, 1965-68; Kraus-Thomson Organisation, Liechtenstein, executive vice president, 1968- 71; General Technology Systems Ltd., director, 1973-84. Publications: The Bomber's Eye, 1959; Bomber Harris (biography), 1984; Bernard Lovell: A Biography, 1984; Victory Denied: The Rise of Air Power and the Defeat of Germany, 1920-45 (military history), 1985. Address: Cleves Cottage, West Tytherly, Salisbury SP5 1NY, England.