The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Basil Aubrey Coad

Coad, Basil Aubrey

Major-General

* 1906

† 1980

Service

1942-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX commanding Officer 5th Battalion The Dorsetshire Regiment
1944-08-13 1944-08-17 Acting Commanding Officer 130th Brigade, North-West Europe
1944-10-07 1945-01-07 Commanding Officer 130th Brigade, North-West Europe
1945-01-18 1945-02-12 Commanding Officer 130th Brigade, North-West Europe
1945-02-14 1945-07-20 Commanding Officer 130th Brigade, North-West Europe
1945-06-19 1945-07-05 Acting General Officer Commanding 43rd Division, North-West Europe
1945-08-02 1946-XX-XX Commanding Officer 130th Brigade
1946-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Battalion The Wiltshire Regiment
1948-XX-XX 1951-XX-XX Commanding Officer 27th Brigade, Hong Kong - Korea
1951-XX-XX 1954-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 2nd Division
1954-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of John Redmond