Walter Guinness

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Person.png Walter Guinness  Rdf-icon.png
(politician, businessman)
Born29 March 1880
Died6 November 1944 (Age 64)
Cause of death
gunshot
Member ofThe Other Club
Victim ofassassination

Employment.png Secretary of State for the Colonies Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
8 February 1941 - 22 February 1942

Employment.png Leader of the House of Lords Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
8 February 1941 - 22 February 1942

Walter Edward Guinness, 1st Baron Moyne, DSO & Bar, PC was an Anglo-Irish politician and businessman.

Assassination

On 6 November 1944, Eliyahu Bet-Zuri and Eliyahu Hakim of the Jewish militant group Lehi waited for Moyne near his home in Cairo following a well-planned and much practised plan of action to assassinate Walter Guinness.

29 March 1880|6 November 1944|


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