The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Charles David Bullen-Smith

Bullen-Smith, Charles David

Major-General

* 23rd of October 1898

† 1970

Promotions

1940-06-10 Acting Lieutenant-Colonel
1940-09-10 Temporary Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-06-09 Acting Colonel
1941-06-09 Acting Brigadier
1941-12-09 War Substantive Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-12-09 Temporary Colonel
1941-12-09 Temporary Brigadier
1942-05-31 Acting Major-General
1943-05-31 War Substantive Colonel
1943-05-31 Temporary Major-General
1944-05-15 Colonel (Dated back to 1943-05-31)
1944-07-25 Reverted to Colonel
1944-08-14 Temporary Brigadier
1946-07-24 Granted the honorary rank of Major-General

Service

1940-04-03 1940-06-09 General Staff Officer 2, 3rd Infantry Division [France]
1940-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Battalion The King's Own Scottish Borders
1941-06-09 1941-11-19 Commanding Officer 219th Independent Brigade
1941-11-24 1942-05-13 Commandant of Senior Officers' School
1942-05-14 1943-08-14 General Officer Commanding 15th Infantry Division
1943-08-21 1944-07-26 General Officer Commanding 51st Infantry Division [North-West Europe]
1944-08-14 1945-XX-XX Deputy Director of Military Training, War Office
1946-07-24 Retired