The Generals of WWII

Generals from Great Britain Flag for Great Britain
Portrait of General Sir Robert George Victor FitzGeorge-Balfour

FitzGeorge-Balfour, Sir Robert George Victor


* 15th of September 1913

† 28th of December 1994


1943-XX-XX General Staff Officer 2 XXX Corps, North Africa - Italy
1943-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX General Staff Officer 1 XXX Corps, North West Europe
1944-XX-XX 1946-XX-XX Brigadier General Staff VIII Corps, North West Europe
1946-XX-XX 1947-XX-XX Member of British Military Misssion to France
1947-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX General Staff Officer 1, War Office
1948-XX-XX 1950-XX-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Battalion Coldstream Guards, Malaya
1952-XX-XX 1953-XX-XX Military Assistant to Head of British Joint Staff Mission Washington
1954-XX-XX 1955-XX-XX British Liaison Officer to the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, Washingtonet
1956-XX-XX 1958-XX-XX Chief of Staff to the Governor of Cyprus
1958-XX-XX 1960-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Guards Brigade, Cyprus - Jordan
1960-XX-XX 1962-XX-XX Deputy Director of Staff Duties, War Office
1962-XX-XX 1964-XX-XX Chief of Staff Southern Command
1964-XX-XX 1967-XX-XX Director of Military Operations, Ministry of Defence
1967-XX-XX 1968-XX-XX Senior Military Instructor at Imperual Defence College
1968-XX-XX 1970-XX-XX Vice Chief General Staff
1970-XX-XX 1974-XX-XX British Military Representative to NATO
1974-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Robin FitzGeorge-Balfour