The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier John Curteis Burnett

Burnett, John Curteis


* 5th of March 1882

† 3rd of July 1968

(the Duke of Wellington's Regiment)


1929-03-23 Lieutenant-Colonel
1933-03-23 Colonel
1941-03-04 Acting Brigadier
1941-11-07 Granted the honorary rank of Brigadier


1929-XX-XX 1933-03-23 Commanding Officer 2nd Battalion, the Duke of Wellington's Regiment
1933-03-23 1933-04-15 Half-pay
1933-04-15 1936-02-01 Commanding Officer 147th Infantry Brigade
1936-02-01 Retired
1941-03-04 Commanding Officer North Wilts Sub-Area