The Generals of WWII

Generals from Australia Flag for Australia
Portrait of Lieutenant-General Henry Gordon Bennett

Bennett, Henry Gordon


* 15th of April 1887

† 1st of August 1962


1916-XX-XX 1919-XX-XX Commanding Officer 3rd Australian Infantry Brigade [France]
1921-XX-XX 1926-XX-XX Commanding Officer 9th Australian Infantry Brigade
1926-XX-XX 1931-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 2nd Australian Infantry Division
1940-XX-XX General Officer Commanding Volunteer Defence Corps
1940-09-24 1942-02-15 General Officer Commanding 8th Australian Infantry Division [Malaya]
1941-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX General Officer Commanding Australian Imperial Force Malaya
1942-04-06 1944-04-15 General Officer Commanding III Australian Corps
1944-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley