The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier Guy Wirral Springman Burton

Burton, Guy Wirral Springman


* 24th of January 1907

† 26th of December 1980

(Indian Army)


1940-12-06 Acting Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-03-06 War Substantive Major
1941-03-06 Temporary Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-11-10 Reverted to War Substantive Major
1942-03-07 Temporary Lieutenant-Colonel
1943-08-30 Major
1944-01-13 Acting Colonel
1944-01-13 Acting Brigadier
Temporary Brigadier
War Substantive Lieutenant-Colonel


1943-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Battalion 10th Princess Mary's own Gurkha Rifles
1944-01-13 1945-08-03 Commanding Officer 63rd Indian Infantry Brigade [Burma]
1948-07-09 Retired