Sir John Lyon Chapple who was born on May 27,193, was a prolific British Army officer who served in offices such as Chief of the General Staff, the professional head of the British Army, from 1988 to 1992.
In his early military career, Sir John saw action during the Malayan Emergency and also during the Indonesia–Malaysia confrontation.
He later in his career provided advice to the British Government during the Gulf War. Chapple walked down the aisle with Annabel Hill in 1959; they have four children, a son and three daughters.
Their eldest daughter is Rachel Lucy Chapple, who is a social anthropologist. Their only son, David Charles Lyon Chapple is a consultant orthopaedic and spinal surgeon.
Sir John Chapple cause of death
Sir John at the age of 90 years departed from the very shores of life. According to reports, he died on March 25, 2022, at his home in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England. He died shortly after an unspecified illness.
His cause of death, for that matter, has not been medically disclosed.