The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Percy George Calvert-Jones

Calvert-Jones, Percy George


* 24th of April 1894

† 1st of January 1977


1940-03-19 Lieutenant-Colonel
1942-03-15 Acting Colonel
1942-03-15 Acting Brigadier
1942-09-15 Temporary Colonel
1942-09-15 Temporary Brigadier
1943-06-30 Colonel (Dated back 19.03.1943)
1946-12-15 Acting Major-General
1947-08-19 Major-General (Dated back to 1944-10-30)


1942-XX-XX Commanding Officer 57th Light Anti-Aircraft Artillery Regiment
1942-03-15 1943-12-15 Commanding Officer 12th Anti-Aircraft Brigade
1943-12-16 1944-04-06 Commander Royal Artillery, 56th Infantry Division
1944-04-07 1944-09-08 Commanding Officer 5th Army Group Royal Artillery
1945-03-07 1946-XX-XX Brigadier Royal Artillery, Southern Command
1946-XX-XX 1949-07-23 General Officer Commanding 4th Anti-Aircraft Group
1949-08-20 Retired
1949-09-26 1957-09-26 Honorary Colonel, 287th (West Lancashire) Medium Regiment Royal Artillery, Territorial Army
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley