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Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

(1893-1957), Conservative politician; MP for Plymouth Devonport, Cabinet Minister and Secretary of State for War

Sitter in 27 portraits
Politician; Liberal MP for Devonport (1923-45). While Minister of Transport (1934-7) Hore-Belisha introduced 'Belisha beacons' and other road safety measures as well as transferring trunk roads to state care. As Secretary of State for War (1937-40) he carried out urgent reforms in the armed services and in Churchill's Caretaker Government of 1945 served as Minister of National Insurance (1945).

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Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 6508

Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Robin Craig Guthrie
pen and ink and crayon, 1939
NPG 6508

Harry Gordon Selfridge; Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha, by George Woodbine, for  Daily Herald - NPG x88276

Harry Gordon Selfridge; Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by George Woodbine, for Daily Herald
modern bromide print from original negative, 28 January 1935
NPG x88276

Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x34632

Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 4 June 1935
NPG x34632

Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x34633

Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 4 June 1935
NPG x34633

Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x34634

Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 4 June 1935
NPG x34634

Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha, published by James Valentine & Sons Ltd - NPG x197790

Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

published by James Valentine & Sons Ltd
postcard print, 1937-1940
NPG x197790

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Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Elliott & Fry
bromide print
NPG x89819

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Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, 1930
NPG x164474

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Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1938
NPG x21032

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Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1938
NPG x21033

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Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1938
NPG x21034

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Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1938
NPG x21035

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Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1938
NPG x21036

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Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1938
NPG x21037

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Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1938
NPG x21038

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Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1938
NPG x21039

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Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1938
NPG x21040

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Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1938
NPG x21041

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Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1938
NPG x21042

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