The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Rupert Major Downes

Downes, Rupert Major

Major-General

* 10th of February 1885

† 5th of March 1945

Service

1916-XX-XX 1917-XX-XX Assistant Director Medical Services ANZAC Mounted Division, Egypt
1918-XX-XX 1919-XX-XX Deputy Director Medical Services Desert Mounted Corps, Middle East
1918-XX-XX 1919-XX-XX Deputy Director Medical Services Australian Empire Force, Middle East
1934-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Director-General of Medical Services Australian Army & Air Forces
1941-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Inspector-General of Army Medical Services
1942-04-06 1944-08-22 Director Medical Services 2nd Australian Army
1945-03-05 Killed in an air crash
Picture source: http://cas.awm.gov.au/photograph/043212