Richard Mitchelson Campbell

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Richard Mitchelson Campbell
Chairman of the Public Service Commission
In office
Prime Minister Peter Fraser, Sidney Holland
Preceded by John H. Boyes CMG
Succeeded by George T. Bolt CMG
High Commissioner
In office
Preceded by Sir Clifton Webb
Succeeded by George Laking

Richard Mitchelson Campbell CMG (28 August 1897 – 17 November 1974), often known as Dick Campbell, was a New Zealand economist, civil servant (holding the position of Chairman of the Public Service Commissioner), and diplomat. He served as Acting High Commissioner to the United Kingdom in 1958 following five years as the official secretary.

He was appointed a Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George in the 1953 Coronation Honours.[1]


  1. ^ The London Gazette: (Supplement) no. 39866. pp. 3003–3006. 26 May 1953. Retrieved 13 June 2013.