The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier Lorne Maclaine Campbell

Campbell, Lorne Maclaine


* 22nd of July 1901

† 25th of May 1991

(Territorial Army)

Nickname: Campbell of Airds


1942-06-17 Temporary Lieutenant-Colonel
1943-05-20 Acting Colonel
1943-05-20 Acting Brigadier
1943-11-20 War Substantive Lieutenant-Colonel
1943-11-20 Temporary Colonel
1943-11-20 Temporary Brigadier
1945-04-11 Lieutenant-Colonel
1945-04-11 Colonel


1942-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Commanding Officer 7th Battalion The Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
1943-04-28 1943-05-15 Acting Commanding Officer 153rd Infantry Brigade [North Africa]
1943-05-20 1944-04-21 Commanding Officer 13th Infantry Brigade [Italy]
1944-04-21 1944-04-29 Acting General Officer Commanding 5th Infantry Division [Italy]
1944-04-29 1944-09-27 Commanding Officer 13th Infantry Brigade [Italy]
1944-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Brigadier General Staff, British Army Staff Washington
1951-02-13 Retired
1953-11-14 1967-03-31 Honorary Colonel, 8th Battalion The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders