Andrew Graham Gilchrist
- Category : 1910-births
- Type : GP
- Profile : 3/5 - Martyr / Heretic
- Definition : Triple Split
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Laws 1
Scottish author and diplomat, his posts included being ambassador to Indonesia (1963-66) and Ireland (1966-1970). He published his first book "Bangkok Top Secret" in 1970; other autobiographical works included "How to Lose Them" published in 1978. His 1988 book, "Death of an Admiral" was fictional but based on his own experiences. His last book, "Malaya 1941". Published in 1992, was a historical account of the surrender of Singapore.
During the 2nd World War, he spent time in a Japanese PoW camp, before being released in a prisoner exchange. He then joined British Special Operations Executive and was active in intelligence in India and Siam between 1944 and 1945
He married Freda Slack in 1946 and they had three children. Freda died in 1987
He died March 6, 1993.