The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier Francis Cockburn Curtis

Curtis, Francis Cockburn


* 1898

† 1986


1943-04-24 Acting Brigadier
1943-08-24 Temporary Brigadier


1939-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX Instructor at Staff College Camberley
1940-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Chief Signal Officer 38th Division
1941-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX General Staff Officer 1 War Office
1943-02-24 1944-XX-XX Deputy Director of Military Operations (H), War Office
1944-05-08 1945-XX-XX Director of Post-Hostilities Plans, War Office
1945-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX Brigadier General Staff Plans & Operations Middle East Land Forces
1948-XX-XX 1951-XX-XX Director of European Inter-Allied Planning, War Office
1951-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of john Redmond