Edmund Arthur Fortescue-Brickdale

Born1901 40 Clanricarde Gardens, Kensington
FatherSir Charles Fortescue-Brickdale (Knt.) FRGS of Newland (1857 – 1944)
MotherMabel Beatrice Gibbs (Lady Fortescue-Brickdale) (1864 – 1944)

Biography and Notes

Baptised at St. John's, Notting Hill, Kensington. Educated at Winchester College 1914-19.

Became head of his House at Winchester. Was with the firm of J. Thomas & Co., Calcutta, 1919-22; with the Alliance Assurance Co., London, 1923-25; with F. A. Davis, London, Ltd. (Sports goods manufacturers), 1925-28, from 1927 with Slazengers, Ltd., in the City of London, Sports goods manufacturers.

Publicity and Public Relations Manager, Slazengers Ltd. 1927- 57,

Major late R.A. Served in World War II 1939-45. Batt. Cmdr. Malta 1940-44.