The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier Euston Edward Francis Baker

Baker, Euston Edward Francis

Brigadier

* 5th of April 1895

† 17th of January 1981

(The Middlesex Regiment "Duke of Cambridge's Own"/Territorial Army)

Promotions

1923-02-20 Lieutenant-Colonel
1927-02-20 Brevet Colonel
1937-10-01 Colonel (Dated back to 1927-02-20)
1939-08-27 Temporary Brigadier
1945-03-09 Granted the honorary rank of Brigadier

Service

1918-XX-XX 1919-XX-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Battalion The Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own)
1923-02-20 1930-02-19 Commanding Officer 8th Battalion The Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own)
1931-04-01 1936-01-01 Commanding Officer 7th City of London Regiment
1936-06-11 1939-10-01 Commanding Officer 8th Battalion The Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own)
1939-08-27 1940-04-28 Commanding Officer 35th Infantry Brigade
1940-10-21 1941-11-18 Commanding Officer 213th Independent Brigade
1941-06-12 1951-06-11 Aide-de-Camp to the King
1941-11-18 1942-07-23 Commanding Officer 213th Infantry Brigade
1942-01-17 Honorary Colonel, The Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own)
1945-03-09 Retired
1947-10-08 1956-XX-XX Honorary Colonel, 11th Parachute Battalion (Middlesex)
1956-XX-XX 1961-XX-XX Honorary Colonel, 8th Battalion The Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own)
1961-XX-XX 1963-04-05 Honorary Colonel, 5th Battalion The Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own)