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Thursday 4 June 2020

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Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur

It is with great regret that we announce that Peter Allan, OBE, Chevalier de la Legion d'Honneur, passed away peacefully in his 93rd year at his home in Poitiers surrounded by his children and their families.

Peter Allan and his wife Colette had been members of the SAC since 1963 and became involved in many aspects of Club life with their children and grandchildren.

Peter was born in New Zealand in 1926 to a Scottish father and a Russian mother. He was brought up in Egypt where his father worked, educated in England and went to Cambridge University for his degree; he also served in the British Army with the rank of Captain.

Peter was an accomplished athlete and swimmer as well as being a committed bridge player at the SAC.

He is survived by 5 children, 12 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

His funeral will take place in Bonnes (86300) on Tuesday 12th March.


Ces 5 enfants,
Ces 12 Petits enfants,
Ces 11 arrières petits enfants
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Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur

Survenu mercredi 6 Mars dans sa 93ème année entouré de ses enfants et leurs familles et rappelle le souvenir de son épouse Colette membre du SAC depuis les années 60.

Peter était une figure dans le Club, né en Nouvelle Zélande d'un Père Écossais et d'une Maman Russe, éduqué en Angleterre, fait ses études à Cambridge University et fut Capitaine dans l’armée Britannique.

Peter était un grand Athlète et un joueur de bridge au SAC. 

La messe d’entrée dans la Vie Éternelle sera célébrée le Mardi 12 Mars à  Bonnes (Vienne) 

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