The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier William Aird Smith

Aird Smith, William


* 29th of August 1893

† 17th of February 1942

(The 6th Rajputana Rifles)

(Indian Army)


1940-02-10 Acting Lieutenant-Colonel
1940-05-10 Temporary Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-07-27 Acting Colonel
1941-07-27 Acting Brigadier
1942-06-26 Lieutenant-Colonel (Dated back to 1941-09-09)


1940-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Assistant Adjutant & Quartermaster-General ? [India]
1942-XX-XX Deputy Assistant Adjutant-General, 11th Indian Infantry Division [Malaya]
1942-02-17 Lost at sea