Stanier, John (Wilfred)

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STANIER, John (Wilfred)

STANIER, John (Wilfred). British, b. 1925. Genres: Communications/ Media. Career: Commissioned into the 7th Queen's Own Hussars, 1946; served in North Italy, Germany, and Hong Kong; commanded the Royal Scots Greys, 1966-68, the 20th Armoured Brigade, 1969-70; G.O.C. 1st Armoured Division, 1973-75; Commandant of Staff College, Camberley, 1975- 78; Vice-Chief of General Staff, 1978-80; Commander-inChief of the U.K. Land Forces, 1981-82; Chief of General Staff, 1982-85; attained rank of Field Marshal, 1985; Aide-de-Camp to the Queen, 1981-85; Chairman of the Royal United Services Institute for Defence Studies, 1986-89; Colonel of the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards, 1979-85; Colonel Commandant of the Royal Armoured Corps, 198285; Constable of the Tower of London, 1990-1996. Chairman of Control Risks (GS) Ltd., 1985-90; member of the Council of Marlborough College, 1984-90; D.L. of Hampshire, 1986. MBE, 1960. Publications: NONFICTION: (with M. Hudson) Conflict and the Media in the Twentieth Century, 1997; (with Hudson) War and the Media: A Random Searchlight, 1998. Address: The Old Farmhouse, Hazeley Bottom, Hook, Hants. RG27 8LU, England. Online address: [email protected]

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