Clement Arrindell

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Sir Clement Athelston Arrindell GCMG GCVO QC (19 April 1931 – 27 March 2011[1]) was Governor of Saint Kitts and Nevis from 1981 to 1983 (as a British overseas territory) and Governor-General upon the island's independence in 1983. He held the position until 1995.

Arrindell was born in Basseterre, trained as a barrister at Lincoln's Inn, and was a magistrate on his home island from 1964, before becoming a judge of the West Indies Associated States Supreme Court in 1978 and then governor in 1981.

Government offices
Preceded by
Sir Probyn Inniss
Governor of Saint Kitts and Nevis
1981–1983
Post abolished
New creation Governor-General of Saint Kitts and Nevis
1983–1995
Succeeded by
Sir Cuthbert Sebastian

References[edit]

  1. ^ St. Kitts and Nevis’ First Governor General dies