Sir John Gilmour, 4th Baronet
Sir John Gilmour, 4th Baronet DL (15 July 1944 – 10 February 2013) was the son of Sir John Edward Gilmour of Lundin and Montrave, 3rd Bt. and Ursula Mabyn Wills.
Family and public life
Rising to Captain he saw the regiment turned into a cadre with its armoured vehicles removed and its pay stopped. This continued until he finished his service as a Captain when his regiment was put into suspended animation. In 1992 his regiment were reactivated and in 1999 he gained the rank of Honorary Colonel.
Titles and honours
- Deputy Lieutenant (Fife)
Honorary military appointments
- Honorary Colonel of The Fife and Forfar Yeomanry/Scottish Horse Squadron of The Queen's Own Yeomanry
|Baronetage of the United Kingdom|
- Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition(2003) volume 2, page 1554
- "Col Sir John Gilmour, 4th Baronet 1944-2013". Peerage News.
- The London Gazette 1966
- The London Gazette 1975