William Graham Shaughnessy (1922-2003)

The Rt. Hon. William Shaughnessy, C.D., 3rd Baron Shaughnessy

Associated Houses

Shaughnessy House


He was born at Montreal and educated at Bishop's College School, Lennoxville. He served with distinction as a Major with the Canadian Grenadier Guards at the beaches in Normandy during World War Two. He then took a degree in Journalism at Columbia University, New York. He was Executive Assistant to the Canadian Minister of Finance and President of the Royal Commonwealth Society at Montreal.
Contributed by Mark Meredith on 22/03/2019 and last updated on 04/06/2020.