Buckingham Covers - First Day Covers

Lord Peter Carrington 6th Baron Carrington KG, GCMG, CH, MC

 

Lord Carrington was a British Conservative politician who served as British Foreign Secretary between 1979 and 1982 and as Secretary-General of NATO from 1984 to 1988.

He was Foreign Secretary in 1982 when the Falkland Islands were invaded by Argentina. He took full responsibility for the complacency and failures in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to foresee this development and resigned.

Collectables Signed By Lord Peter Carrington 6th Baron Carrington KG, GCMG, CH, MC