The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Philip Gregson-Ellis

Gregson-Ellis, Philip


* 1898

† 1956


1937-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX Instructor at Staff College Camberley
1939-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX General Staff Officer 1 British Expeditionary Force
1940-XX-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Battalion Grenadier Guards
1941-XX-XX Brigadier General Staff Northern Ireland
1942-XX-XX Deputy Chief of Staff Home Forces
1943-01-16 1943-07-20 Commanding Officer 30th Armoured Brigade
1943-07-24 1944-01-18 Commanding Officer 1st Brigade, North Africa
1944-01-22 1944-04-21 General Officer Commanding 5th Division, Italy
1944-04-29 1944-11-24 General Officer Commanding 5th Division, Italy
1945-12-15 1946-XX-XX Commandant of Staff College Camberley
1946-XX-XX 1947-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 5th Division
1947-XX-XX 1950-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 44th Division
1950-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Duncan Maclean