The Generals of WWII

Generals from Australia Flag for Australia
Portrait of Brigadier William Edward Cremor

Cremor, William Edward


* 12th of December 1897

† 11th of April 1962


1936-05-01 1939-10-12 Commanding Officer 10th Field Brigadie Royal Australian Artillery
1940-04-04 1942-08-22 Commanding Officer 2/2nd Field Regiment Royal Australian [Middle East - North Africa - Greece]
1942-08-23 1943-06-21 Commander Royal Artillery 3rd Australian Infantry Division
1943-06-22 1943-10-21 Commander Royal Artillery 6th Australian Infantry Division
1943-10-22 1944-04-11 Corps Commander Royal Artillery I Australian Corps
1944-04-12 1944-05-05 Corps Commander Royal Artillery II Australian Corps
1944-05-06 1944-10-01 Brigadier Royal Artillery New Guinea Force
1944-10-02 1945-04-06 Corps Commander Royal Artillery II Australian Corps
1945-04-12 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley