Alfred Critchley

Air Commodore Alfred Cecil Critchley, CMG, CBE, DSO (23 February 1890 – 9 February 1963) was a military commander, entrepreneur and politician in the United Kingdom. He served as a Conservative Member of Parliament (MP) from 1934 to 1935.

Alfred Critchley
Critchley in 1915
Born(1890-02-23)23 February 1890
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Died9 February 1963(1963-02-09) (aged 72)
AllegianceCanada
United Kingdom
Service/branchCanadian Army (1907–18)
Royal Air Force (1918–43)
Years of service1907–19
1939–43
RankAir Commodore
Commands heldNo. 54 (Reserve) Group (1939–43)
RAF Training Brigade (1918–19)
Battles/warsFirst World War
Second World War
AwardsCompanion of the Order of St Michael and St George
Commander of the Order of the British Empire
Distinguished Service Order
Mentioned in Despatches
Other workMember of Parliament for Twickenham (1934–35)
co-Founder of Greyhound Racing Association

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