Buckingham Covers - First Day Covers

Admiral Sir Jeremy Black GBE KCB DSO

 

BLACK, Adm. Sir (John) Jeremy, GBE 1991 (MBE 1963); KCB 1987; DSO 1982; Stia Negara Brunei 1963: Vice Admiral of the United Kingdom and Lieutenant of the Admiralty, since 2001 (Rear Admiral of the United Kingdom, 1997-2001); b 17 Nov.1932; s of Alan H. Black and G. Black; m. 1958, Alison Pamela Barber; two s one d. Educ: Royal Naval College, Dartmouth (entered 1946). Korean War and Malayan Emergency, 1951-52; qualified in gunnery, 1958; commanded HM Ships: Fiskerton, 1960--62 (Brunei Rebellion, 1962); Decoy, 1969 (Comdr 1969, Captain 1974); Fife, 1977; R CDS 1979; Director of Naval Operational Requirements, Naval Staff, 1980-81; commanded HMS Invincible (Falklands), 1982-83; Flag Officer, First Flotilla, 1983-84; ACNS (Policy), Oct-Dec. 1984; ACNS, 1985-86; Dep. CDS (Systems), 1986-89: C-in-C Naval Home Comd, 1989-91: Flag ADC, 1989-91. Chairman: Remy and Associates (UK) Ltd, 1992-96; Applied Visuals Ltd, 1998-2000; Berry Birch & Noble, 1999-: Director: Devonport Management Ltd, 1992-97; Macallan-Glenlivet plc, 1993-96; Global Emerging Markets Europw Ltd, 1993-96; St Davids Investment Trust, 1996-98; Gosport Seaport Ltd, 1993-; Consultant: Shorts, 1992-98; British Aerospace, 1993-97; Krug Champagne, 1996-99. Trustee, Imperial War Mus., 1991-98; Chm., Britain at War Mus., 1999-. Mem. Council, RUSI. 1987-89. Gov., Wellington Coll., 1992-; Chm. Govs, Eagle House, 1998-, Chairman: Whitbread Round the World Race Cttee, 1990-94; Royal Navy Club of 1765 and 1785, 1992-95; Governor, Ocean Youth Club, 1991-95 (Chm., World Voyage, 1994-97). Life Vice Cdre, RNSA, 1991 (Cdre, 1989-91). Recreations: sailing, history. Clubs: Boodle's: Royal Yacht Squadron.

 

Collectables Signed By Admiral Sir Jeremy Black GBE KCB DSO