1963 Prime Minister's Resignation Honours

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The 1963 Prime Minister's Resignation Honours were officially announced in the London Gazette of 22 October 1963 and marked the resignation of Prime Minister Harold Macmillan.[1]

Hereditary Peerages[edit]



  • Samuel Knox Cunningham, Esq., Q.C., M.P.
  • Sidney Harold Evans, Esq., C.M.G., O.B.E.
  • Sir John Samuel Richardson, M.V.O., M.D.,F.R.C.P.

Knights Bachelor[edit]

Order of the British Empire[edit]

Knights Commander (KBE)[edit]

  • Timothy James Bligh, Esq., D.S.O., O.B.E., D.S.C.

Commanders (CBE)[edit]

  • Philip John Woodfield, Esq.

Officers (OBE)[edit]

  • Mrs Ethele Harding.
  • Mrs Mabel Maltby.
  • Miss Joan Summers.

Members (MBE)[edit]

  • Sidney Alfred May, Esq.

British Empire Medal (BEM)[edit]

  • Miss Edith Baker.
  • Mrs Sarah Bell.
  • Inspector William Harwood, Metropolitan Police.
  • William Housden


  1. ^ The London Gazette: (Supplement) no. 43136. p. 8597. 22 October 1963. Retrieved 2008-12-31.