The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier Geoffrey Herbert Bruno Beyts

Beyts, Geoffrey Herbert Bruno


* 17th of January 1908

† 13th of December 2000

(The 6th Rajputana Rifles)

(Indian Army)


1941-10-06 Acting Lieutenant-Colonel
1942-01-06 War Substantive Major
1942-01-06 Temporary Lieutenant-Colonel
1942-07-20 Acting Colonel
1943-01-20 War Substantive Lieutenant-Colonel
1943-01-20 Temporary Colonel
1943-12-19 Reverted to War Substantive Lieutenant-Colonel
1945-02-02 Major
1945-04-03 Acting Brigadier (Unconfirmed)
1949-02-17 Granted the honorary rank of Colonel


1943-12-27 1945-04-15 Commanding Officer 3rd Battalion 6th Rajputana Rifles
1945-04-03 1945-08-17 Commanding Officer 62nd Indian Infantry Brigade
1949-02-17 Retired
1955-04-XX 1956-11-XX District Officer, Kenya