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Group Captain Peter Townsend
Partners of 
Group Captain Peter Townsend

War flying ace famous for his 
romance with Princess Margaret
Group Captain Peter Townsend

Peter Wooldridge Townsend CVO, DSO, DFC & Bar

Age

80

Born

20 Nov 1914

Died

19 Jun 1995

Group Captain Peter Townsend Bio Details

Full name

Peter Wooldridge Townsend CVO, DSO, DFC & Bar

Gender

Male

Age

80

Date of birth

20 Nov 1914

Birth place

Rangoon, Burma

Date of death:

19 Jun 1995

Place of death

Saint-Leger-en-Yvelines, France

Cause of death

Stomach cancer

Occupations

RAF

Education

Haileybury School, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom (1928 - 1932)

Partners of 
Group Captain Peter Townsend

Marie Luce Townsend

Married

3 children together

21 Dec 1959

HRH The Princess Margaret

Broken Engagement

engaged from about 1953
until 31 Oct 1955

Rosemary Pratt, Marchioness Camden

Divorced

2 children together

married 17 Jul 1941
divorce Nov 1952

Group Captain Peter Townsend Children

Group Captain Peter Townsend Partner(s) Other Children

Pierre Townsend

with Marie Luce Townsend

Giles Townsend

born 1942, died 1915, age -9791 days
with Rosemary Pratt, Marchioness Camden

Hugo Townsend

born 1945, age 71 (approx.)
with Rosemary Pratt, Marchioness Camden

Isabelle Townsend

born 1961, age 55
with Marie Luce Townsend

Marie-France Townsend

born 1963, age 53
with Marie Luce Townsend

Group Captain Peter Townsend Family

Group Captain Peter Townsend's parents:

Group Captain Peter Townsend's father is Lt Col Edward Townsend Group Captain Peter Townsend's mother is Gladys Townsend


Group Captain Peter Townsend's children:

Group Captain Peter Townsend's son is Pierre Townsend Group Captain Peter Townsend's son was Giles Townsend Group Captain Peter Townsend's son is Hugo Townsend Group Captain Peter Townsend's daughter is Isabelle Townsend Group Captain Peter Townsend's daughter is Marie-France Townsend


Group Captain Peter Townsend's current partners:

Group Captain Peter Townsend's wife was Marie Luce Townsend


Group Captain Peter Townsend's former partners:

Group Captain Peter Townsend is the former fiance of HRH The Princess Margaret Group Captain Peter Townsend's former wife was Rosemary Pratt, Marchioness Camden


Group Captain Peter Townsend's grandparents:

Group Captain Peter Townsend's grandfather is Herbert Hatt-Cook Group Captain Peter Townsend's grandfather is Surgeon General S C Townsend


Group Captain Peter Townsend's grandchildren:

Group Captain Peter Townsend's granddaughter is Marie Townsend Group Captain Peter Townsend's grandson is George Townsend Group Captain Peter Townsend's grandson is James Townsend Group Captain Peter Townsend's grandson is Bartholomew Townsend


Group Captain Peter Townsend's in laws:

Group Captain Peter Townsend's father in law is Franz Jamagne Group Captain Peter Townsend's mother in law is Marie Jamagne Group Captain Peter Townsend's daughter in law is Victoria Townsend Group Captain Peter Townsend's daughter in law is Yolande Townsend, Princesse Yolande de Ligne,


Group Captain Peter Townsend's former in laws:

Group Captain Peter Townsend's former father in law was Brigadier Hanbury Pawle Group Captain Peter Townsend's former mother in law is Mary Pawle