Robert Howard White

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For other people named Robert White, see Robert White (disambiguation).

Robert "Bob" Howard White QSO CStJ JP (25 December 1914 – 4 January 2006) was a New Zealand local-body politician.

White served in the RNZAF. He was Mayor of Papatoetoe from 1965 to 1986.[1]

In the 1982 New Year Honours, he was made a Queen's Service Order for public services.[2] In 1975 he was appointed an Officer of the Order of St John,[3] and in 1985 he was promoted to Commander of the Order of St John.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Barber, Fiona (14 January 2006). "Obituary: Robert White". New Zealand Herald. Retrieved 12 May 2013. 
  2. ^ London Gazette (supplement), No. 48839, 30 December 1981. Retrieved 12 May 2013.
  3. ^ London Gazette, No. 46574, 16 May 1975. Retrieved 12 May 2013.
  4. ^ London Gazette, No. 50023, 31 January 1985. Retrieved 12 May 2013.
Political offices
Preceded by
C.J. Mahon
Mayor of Papatoetoe
1965–1986
Succeeded by
Allan Brewster