D R Hay-Neave (Biographical details)

D R Hay-Neave (official; British; Male; 1912 - 1961)

Also known as

Hay-Neave, D R

Biography

David Reginald Hay-Neave was educated at Blundells and then went into the Colonial Service. He was Assistant Superintendant of Police in British Guyana 1937-1940; was Captain in the Indian Army, 12th-13th Frontier Force during WWII and afterwards joined the Foreign Service (1948-1958). He was unmarried.
Donated collections to the British Museum 1948-1956, from Burma (Chin Hills), Nepal and Indonesia. Was Vice-Consul in Bushire, southern Iran in the late 1940s and was later posted to Indonesia.
Obit in Man, July 1961.