The Generals of WWII

Generals from Canada Flag for Canada
Portrait of General Charles Foulkes

Foulkes, Charles


* 3rd of January 1903

† 12th of September 1969


1940-09-14 1942-07-31 General Staff Officer 1 3rd Canadian Division
1941-12-15 1942-02-01 Commanding Officer 1st Battalion The Regina Rifle Regiment
1942-08-10 1943-04-03 Commanding Officer 3rd Canadian Brigade
1943-04-04 1944-01-10 Brigadier General Staff 1st Canadian Army, England
1944-01-11 1944-11-09 General Officer Commanding 2nd Canadian Division
1944-09-28 1944-11-07 Acting General Officer Commanding II Canadian Corps, North-West Europe
1944-11-10 1945-07-17 General Officer Commanding I Canadian Corps, Italy-North-West Europe
1945-08-21 1951-XX-XX Chief General Staff, National Defence Headquarters
1951-XX-XX 1960-XX-XX Chairman Chiefs of Staff Committee
Picture source: Courtesy of Clive M. Law