The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Brian Herbert Chappel

Chappel, Brian Herbert


* 25th of November 1895

† 14th of November 1964

(Indian Army)


1938-11-12 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-01-05 Local Brigadier
1941-03-20 Acting Colonel
1941-03-20 Acting Brigadier
1941-09-20 Temporary Colonel
1941-09-20 Temporary Brigadier
Acting Major-General
1944-09-18 Colonel (Dated back to 1941-11-12)
1947-11-15 Granted the honorary rank of Major-General


1938-11-12 1941-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Battalion 2nd Punjab Regiment
1941-01-05 1941-03-16 Commanding Officer British Troops Cypress
1941-03-20 1943-10-31 Commanding Officer 32nd Indian Infantry Brigade
1943-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Commandant of Staff College Quetta [India]
1944-06-09 1944-08-18 General Officer Commanding 6th Indian Infantry Division
1946-XX-XX Director of Infantry, Army Headquarters India
1946-10-04 1947-03-XX General Officer Commanding 23rd Indian Infantry Division
1947-11-15 Retired