The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Sir Alexander Galloway

Galloway, Sir Alexander

Lieutenant-General

* 1895

† 1977

Nickname: Sandy

Promotions

1941-11-27 Acting Major-General

Service

1937-XX-XX 1938-XX-XX Instructor at Staff College Camberley
1940-XX-XX Commandant of Staff College Haifa, Palestine
1940-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Brigadier General Staff British Troops in Egypt
1941-XX-XX Brigadier General Staff W Force, Greece
1941-05-09 1941-09-04 Commanding Officer 23rd Brigade, North Africa - Middle East
1941-XX-XX Brigadier General Staff Middle East Command
1942-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Director of Staff Duties, War Office
1943-07-17 1944-02-18 General Officer Commanding 1st Amoured Division, North Africa - Italy
1944-02-29 1944-03-08 General Officer Commanding 1st Amoured Division, Italy
1944-03-09 1944-03-25 General Officer Commanding 4th Indian Division, Italy
1944-03-27 1944-04-10 General Officer Commanding 1st Amoured Division, Italy
1944-04-15 1944-04-27 General Officer Commanding 1st Amoured Division, Italy
1944-05-10 1944-08-14 General Officer Commanding 1st Amoured Division, Italy
1945-01-22 1945-02-25 General Officer Commanding 3rd Division, North-West Europe
1945-XX-XX Officer in Charge Netherlands Famine Relief
1946-XX-XX General Officer Commanding XXX Corps, Germany
1946-XX-XX 1947-XX-XX General Officer Commanding in Chief Malaya Command
1947-XX-XX 1950-XX-XX British High Commissioner Austria
1947-XX-XX 1950-XX-XX General Officer Commanding British Troops in Austria
1950-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley