John Evelyn Shuckburgh

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Sir John Evelyn Shuckburgh (abbreviation: "JES"; * March 18, 1877 in Eton , † February 8, 1953 in London ) was a British colonial administrator.


Shuckburgh was the son of Frances Mary Pullen and his wife Evelyn Shirley Shuckburgh. His eldest son, the future diplomat and Middle East expert Sir Charles Arthur Evelyn Shuckburgh , was born in London in 1909.

As a member of the British colonial service, John Evelyn Shuckburgh worked in India and Palestine . On January 2, 1922, he was knighted as Knight Commander of the Order of St Michael and St George (KCMG).

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  2. Sir John Evelyn Shuckburgh on , accessed September 18, 2016.
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  4. ^ John Evelyn Shuckburgh, Colonial Office Memo on Jewish Gun-Running in Palestine, 1921 (English).
  5. Knights and Dames at Leigh Rayment's Peerage
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