Brian Sydney Lendrum 1921 - 7/6/2012
Ann Peacock - 1924 - 2000
Brian Sydney 1921- (Only son of Sydney and Lilian (Stuart) Lendrum))
Brian has spent 50 years out of New Zealand; in that time he has been New Zealand's Ambassador to India and Moscow - he also represented New Zealand at the League of Nations in Geneva - a bank manager (Hong Kong) a intelligence officer in the middle east - he has been an adviser to many NZ Prime Ministers
Brian served with the 24th Infantry WW2
(In his house there is picture of himself standing next to Queen Elizabeth).
I met Brian - my great uncle, for the first time in his 89th year - at his home in Parnell, Auckland.
90th. Birthday party pictures
RIP: Purewa Cemetery, Remuera, Auckland
Children - three
Anthony Brian: 1947 - married 1972 - Brenda Jones
Children - one
Christopher James: - July 1980 - married (March 2010) Lucinda Shaw - They have a daughter. Abigail June (Jan.2012)
Susie Ann :- 1961 - married (Oct.1979) Nicky Zavala (divorced 1984)
Alexander - Aug.1980
Sarah Christine: - Dec.1954 - married (Oct.1973) Abdi Nodjounmi 1950 - divorced 2011
Children - two
Leila - May 1797 - married (2006) Michael John Peters - They have one son. Jack - Dec.2010
Oliver Darius - June 1985 - marrying Maria Anne Nuzio in June 2013
Brian Lendrun (far left) and Queen Elizabeth 2nd.
Brian and his family in New York (those in the photo)
Brian (dressed in his military uniform) and his mother Lily
LENDRUM, B S Ambassador to Soviet Union. Will be first ambassador to Finland.Herald 14/2/75 Port. Herald 6/7/73
Line of succession