Andrew Linton

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Sir Andrew Linton KBE (28 November 1893 – 9 January 1971) was a New Zealand cheesemaker, farmer and New Zealand Dairy Board administrator. He was born in Mataura, Southland, New Zealand on 28 November 1893.[1]

In the 1953 Coronation Honours Linton was appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire.[2] He was promoted to Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the 1964 New Year Honours.[3]

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  1. ^ Nightingale, Tony. "Andrew Linton". Dictionary of New Zealand Biography. Ministry for Culture and Heritage. Retrieved 23 April 2017. 
  2. ^ "No. 39866". The London Gazette (Supplement). 26 May 1953. pp. 3003–3006. 
  3. ^ "No. 43202". The London Gazette (Supplement). 31 December 1963. pp. 39–41.