Derek Damant

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Derek George Damant[1] was the sixth bishop of George.[2]

He was educated at University of South Africa and ordained in 1958.[3] He began his career as chaplain at St. Andrew's School, Bloemfontein after which he was head master at St. Stephen's Diocesan High School in Mohale's Hoek. From 1975 he was dean of Pretoria. He ascended to the episcopate in 1985 and retired in 1999.


Anglican Church of Southern Africa titles
Preceded by
William Manning
Bishop of George
1985 – 1999
Succeeded by
Donald Harker