Obituary: John Gilbert Simon
Thursday 23 December 1993
John Gilbert Simon, 2nd Viscount, businessman, died 5 December, aged 91. Deputy Chairman, Ministry of War Transport 1947-58; Deputy Chairman, P & O Navigation Company 1951-58. Chairman of the Port of London Authority from 1958 to 1971, during the technological refurbishing and reshaping of London's docks.
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