Herbert Matthew Dickson
|Herbert Matthew Dickson|
|Education||Natural sciences, Fitzwilliam Hall, Cambridge|
|Roles||Acting headmaster (1954)|
|Years at BGS||1927-1962|
|Notable work(s)||Air Training Corps; received an MBE in 1962|
|Children||John Lewis Dickson|
Herbert Matthew Dickson was a teacher of science at Boston Grammar School (1927-62).
He came to BGS as a science teacher in 1927 with an honours degree in natural sciences from Fitzwilliam Hall, Cambridge and after a spell lecturing at Woolwich Polytechnic. HM Dickson was acting headmaster for a while, when Leslie Thomas Waddams left in 1954. In 1962 he was awarded the MBE and he also left BGS in that year.