Jessica Charlotte Abrams Slim1

F, #578941, b. 1 November 1994
Last Edited=28 Oct 2012
     Jessica Charlotte Abrams Slim was born on 1 November 1994.1 She is the daughter of Hon. Hugo John Robertson Slim and M. B. Rebecca Abrams.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3654. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Hon. Mary Ann Slim1

F, #578942, b. 13 November 1964
Last Edited=28 Jul 2017
     Hon. Mary Ann Slim was born on 13 November 1964.1 She is the daughter of John Douglas Slim, 2nd Viscount Slim and Elisabeth Spinney.2
     She graduated from King's College London, London, England, with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3654. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John Slim1

M, #578943, b. 1851
Last Edited=28 Jul 2017
     John Slim was born in 1851.1 He married Charlotte Tucker, daughter of Charles Tucker.1
     He was , with an elder son (Charles John, Member, Royal College of Surgeons (M.R.C.S.) Eng, Licentiate, Royal College of Physicians, London (L.R.C.P.) London 1922): in 1916.1 He lived at Bristol, Gloucestershire, England.1

Children of John Slim and Charlotte Tucker

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3654. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Charles Tucker1

M, #578944
Last Edited=28 Jul 2017
     Charles Tucker lived at Burnham, Somerset, England.1

Child of Charles Tucker

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3654. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Charlotte Tucker1

F, #578945, d. 1951
Last Edited=28 Jul 2017
     Charlotte Tucker was the daughter of Charles Tucker.2 She married John Slim.1 She died in 1951.1
     Her married name became Slim.

Children of Charlotte Tucker and John Slim

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3654. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


William Joseph Slim, 1st Viscount Slim1

M, #578946, b. 6 August 1891, d. 14 December 1970
Last Edited=28 Jul 2017
     William Joseph Slim, 1st Viscount Slim was born on 6 August 1891.1 He was the son of John Slim and Charlotte Tucker.2 He married Aileen Robertson, daughter of Reverend John Robertson, on 1 January 1926.1 He died on 14 December 1970 at age 79.1
     He was educated at King Edward School, Birmingham, Warwickshire, EnglandG.1 He gained the rank of officer in the 6th Gurkha Rifles.1 He gained the rank of officer in the Royal Warwickshire Regiment.1 He fought in the First World War, where he was wounded twice.1 He was awarded the Military Cross (M.C.) in 1917.1 He was appointed Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.)1 He was Commandant of the 2nd/7th Gurkha Rifles in 1937.1 He fought in the Second World War, where he was wounded and was mentioned in dispatches.1 He was commander of the 10th India Infantry Brigade in 1939.1 He was Commandant, Senior Officers' School, India in 1939.1 He was commander of the 10th India Division in 1940.1 He was commander of the Burma Corps in 1942.1 He was commander of the 15tth India Corps in 1942.1 He was appointed Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1942.1 He was commander of the 14th Army in 1943.1 He was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1943.1 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) in 1944.1 He gained the rank of Colonel between 1944 and 1956 in the 7th Gurkha Rifles.1 He was commander of the Allied Land Forces, South-East Asia in 1945.1 He was appointed Knight Grand Cross, Order of the British Empire (G.B.E.) in 1946.1 He was Aide-de-Camp to HM King George VI in 1947.1 He was CIGS between 1948 and 1952.1 He was appointed Knight Grand Cross, Order of the Bath (G.C.B.) in 1950.1 He was appointed Knight Grand Cross, Order of St. Michael and St. George (G.C.M.G.) in 1952.1 He was appointed Knight of Justice Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem (K.J.St.J.) in 1953.1 He held the office of Governor-General and Commander-in-Chief of Australia between 1953 and 1960.1 He was appointed Knight Grand Cross, Royal Victorian Order (G.C.V.O.) in 1954.1 He was awarded the Chief Commander, U.S. Legion of Honour.1 He was appointed Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) in 1959.1 He was created 1st Viscount Slim, of Yarralumla in the Capital Territory of Australia and of Bishopston in the City and County of Bristol [U.K.] on 15 July 1960.1 He was Deputy Constable and Lieutenant-Governor of Windsor Castle between 1963 and 1964.1

Children of William Joseph Slim, 1st Viscount Slim and Aileen Robertson

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3654. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Reverend John Robertson1

M, #578947
Last Edited=28 Jul 2017
     Reverend John Robertson lived at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1

Child of Reverend John Robertson

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3654. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Aileen Robertson1

F, #578948, d. 1994
Last Edited=28 Jul 2017
     Aileen Robertson was the daughter of Reverend John Robertson.2 She married William Joseph Slim, 1st Viscount Slim, son of John Slim and Charlotte Tucker, on 1 January 1926.1 She died in 1994.1
     She was awarded the Dame of Grace, Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem (D.St.J.)1 She was awarded the Kaisar-i-Hind Medal.1 From 1 January 1926, her married name became Slim. After her marriage, Aileen Robertson was styled as Viscountess Slim on 15 July 1960.

Children of Aileen Robertson and William Joseph Slim, 1st Viscount Slim

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3654. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Hon. Una Mary Slim1

F, #578949, b. 1 December 1930
Last Edited=28 Jul 2017
     Hon. Una Mary Slim was born on 1 December 1930.1 She is the daughter of William Joseph Slim, 1st Viscount Slim and Aileen Robertson.2 She married, firstly, Major Peter Nigel Stewart Frazer, son of Colonel Donald Frazer, on 17 January 1953.1 She and Major Peter Nigel Stewart Frazer were divorced in 1979.1 She married, secondly, Ronald Rowcliffe in 1980.1
     From 17 January 1953, her married name became Frazer. From 1980, her married name became Rowcliffe.1 She lived in 2003 at Bramson, Puddington, Devon, England.1

Children of Hon. Una Mary Slim and Major Peter Nigel Stewart Frazer

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3654. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Colonel Donald Frazer1

M, #578950
Last Edited=28 Jul 2017
     Colonel Donald Frazer lived at Puddington Lodge, Tiverton, Devon, England.1 He was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.)1

Child of Colonel Donald Frazer

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3654. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]