The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier Charles George Bicknell

Bicknell, Charles George

Brigadier

* 7th of June 1897

† 17th of January 1959

(Royal Artillery)

Promotions

1939-09-01 Local Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-02-06 Acting Colonel
1941-08-06 War Substantive Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-08-06 Temporary Colonel
1941-12-14 Acting Brigadier
1942-03-01 Reverted to Temporary Colonel
1942-05-13 Acting Brigadier
1942-08-26 Temporary Brigadier
1944-07-06 Reverted to Temporary Colonel
1944-10-26 Temporary Brigadier
1944-12-31 Colonel (Dated back to 1944-08-06)
1949-01-08 Brigadier

Service

1937-11-11 1941-02-05 Instructor, British Military Mission to Egypt
1941-02-06 1941-12-10 Deputy Commander ?
1941-02-14 1942-02-28 Commanding Officer ? Brigade
1942-03-01 1942-05-12 Deputy Commander ?
1942-05-13 1944-07-06 Commanding Officer ? Brigade
1949-05-05 Retired