The Generals of WWII

Generals from Great Britain Flag for Great Britain
Portrait of Brigadier Edwin William Conquest Flavell

Flavell, Edwin William Conquest


* 22nd of February 1898

† 1993

Nickname: Ted


1940-XX-XX Commanding Officer 70th Middlesex (Young Soldiers) Battalion
1941-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Parachute Battalion
1942-04-18 1943-04-28 Commanding Officer 1st Parachute Brigade, North Africa
1943-05-04 1943-06-02 Commanding Officer 3rd Parachute Brigade
1943-06-01 1943-07-05 Commanding Officer 5th Parachute Brigade
1943-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Commander, Airborne Establishments
1944-06-15 1945-01-19 Commanding Officer 6th Airlanding Brigade, North-West Europe
1945-XX-XX Deputy Chief of Staff 1st Allied Airborne Army
Picture source: From "The Sky Generals" by Major Victor Dover. 1981