The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Field Marshal Sir Cyril John Deverell

Deverell, Sir Cyril John

Field Marshal

* 1874

† 1947

Nickname: Butcher


1915-XX-XX 1916-XX-XX Commanding Officer 20th Brigade, Western Front
1916-XX-XX 1919-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 3rd Division, Western Front - Germany
1919-XX-XX 1921-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 53rd Division
1921-XX-XX 1925-XX-XX District Officer Commanding United Provinces District, India
1927-XX-XX 1930-XX-XX Quartermaster-General, India
1930-XX-XX 1931-XX-XX Chief General Staff, India
1931-XX-XX 1933-XX-XX General Officer Commanding in Chief Western Command
1933-XX-XX 1936-XX-XX General Officer Commanding in Chief Eastern Command
1934-XX-XX 1936-XX-XX Aide-de-Camp General to the King
1936-XX-XX 1937-XX-XX Chief Imperial General Staff, War Office
1939-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX No employment during the Second World War
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley