Old Money Abroad – The Gallery


Sir John Leslie, December 6, 1916 to April 18, 2016.

Educated at Magdalene College, Cambridge.

Active duty in World War II.

Five years as a prisoner of war.

Returned to Castle Leslie, family home in Ireland, at age 78, after living all over the world.

Spent 85th birthday partying in Ibiza with people 1/2 to 1/4 his age.

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4 thoughts on “Old Money Abroad – The Gallery

  1. Sir John Leslie was very well liked by everyone and much mourned. He was usually known as “Jack” and sometimes “Uncle Jack”. He was the subject of a television programme made in 2002 called “Uncle Jack and the Boom-Boom music”.

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