Frederic Metcalfe

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Sir Frederic William Metcalfe (4 December 1886 – 3 June 1965) was a British public servant.wikipedia
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Gilbert Campion, 1st Baron Campion

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In 1948, he was appointed as Clerk of the House of Commons until his retirement in July 1954, he succeeded Lord Campion in that position.
He was appointed to be a Knight Grand Cross (GCB) in the 1948 Birthday Honours and retired that year as Under Clerk of the Parliaments, when he was replaced by Frederic Metcalfe.

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On 3 August 1954, he was appointed Clerk of the House of Commons, succeeding Sir Frederic Metcalfe.

British people

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Sir Frederic William Metcalfe (4 December 1886 – 3 June 1965) was a British public servant.

House of Commons of the United Kingdom

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He was a former Clerk of the House of Commons and first Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives.

House of Representatives (Nigeria)

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He was a former Clerk of the House of Commons and first Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives.

Oxted

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Metcalfe was born in 1886 to the family of W.P. Metcalfe of Ceylon and Stone Hall, Oxted.

Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge

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He had his early education at Wellington and Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge and later became an honorary fellow of the college.

World War I

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During World War I, Metcalfe served with the army from 1914 to 1919 he served with the 6th Special Reserve Battalion of the Rifle Brigade.

Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own)

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During World War I, Metcalfe served with the army from 1914 to 1919 he served with the 6th Special Reserve Battalion of the Rifle Brigade.

John McPherson

In 1955, Metcalfe became the first Speaker of the House of Representatives of Nigeria after its inauguration on 12 January 1955 by John McPherson.