Walter Monckton, 1st Viscount Monckton(1891-1965), Statesman
Sitter in 9 portraits
Lawyer and politician; Monckton had been the Prince of Wales's contemporary at Oxford and was his Attorney-General (1932-36) and closest confidant during the abdication crisis; his services were recognised too by George VI who dubbed him the first knight of his reign on 1 January 1937.
by Photographic News Agencies Limited
bromide press print, 20 August 1941