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Name: KING, John Alan

Birth Date: ?23.1.1899

Death Date: ?1978 Luton

First Date: 1929

Profession: Chartered accountant, Smith Mackenzie & Co. and other companies

Area: Mombasa

Book Reference: Red 31, EA & Rhodesia

General Information:

East Africa & Rhodesia - 30/5/57 - Mr J.A.R. King, who has been appointed chairman of the Kenya Meat Commission in the place of Mr G. de P. Colville [sic], who resigned last March, went to Kenya in 1929 as a representative of Messrs. Robey and Co. Ltd., later joining Messrs Dalgety and Co. Ltd. He then became a director of Jardine Matheson and Co. (EA) Ltd. During the war he was at one time personal pilot to Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Tedder.
Gazette 29 Dec 1934 Mombasa Voters roll

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