- Harold Eric Barrowclough
name=Sir Harold Barrowclough
Chief Justice of New Zealand
17 November 1953
17 January 1966
23 June 1894
4 March 1972
Masterton, New Zealand, he attended the University of Otago. He commanded the 4th Battalion of the New Zealand Rifle Brigade in World War I. After the war he commanded the Otago Regiment and, in 1930 – 31, the 3rd New Zealand Infantry Brigade. During World War IIhe commanded the 6th New Zealand Brigade in the Middle East, rising to lead the 3rd New Zealand Division and finally the New Zealand Pacific Forces. His awards included the United States Legion of Merit.Staff report (November 2, 1944). U.S. Decorates New Zealander. " New York Times"]
He was appointed
Chief Justice of New Zealandin 1953 (to 1966), and became a member of the Privy Council in 1954.
He married Mary Duthie in 1921, and they had 3 children.
* [http://www.teara.govt.nz/1966/B/BarrowcloughRightHonSirHaroldEric/BarrowcloughRightHonSirHaroldEric/en Biography in the 1966 Encyclopaedia of New Zealand]
* [http://www.dnzb.govt.nz/dnzb/default.asp?Find_Quick.asp?PersonEssay=5B12 Barrowclough, Harold Eric 1894 - 1972]
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