The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier William Buffey

Buffey, William


* 24th of September 1899

† 24th of January 1984

(Territorial Army)


1938-01-01 Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel
1939-05-05 Lieutenant-Colonel
Acting Brigadier
1945-10-18 Colonel promotion: Granted the honorary rank of Brigadier


1939-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Commanding Officer 91st Field Regiment Royal Artillery [France - India - Persia]
1943-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Commander Royal Artillery, 5th Infantry Division [Middle East - Italy]
1946-03-01 1955-02-28 Honorary Colonel, 291st Airborne Field Regiment Royal Artillery (T.A.)
1951-11-27 Retired