The Generals of WWII

Generals from New Zealand Flag for New Zealand
Portrait of Brigadier James Hargest

Hargest, James


* 4th of September 1891

† 12th of August 1944


1940-01-12 1941-11-27 Commanding Officer 5th New Zealand Brigade, [Middle East - Greece - Crete]
1940-10-08 1941-03-05 Commanding Officer 2nd New Zealand Expeditionary Force in United Kingdom
1941-11-27 1943-03-XX Prisoner of War
1943-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX New Zealand Liaison Officer, 21st Army Group [France]
1944-08-12 Killed in Action [France]
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley : Commanding Officer 2nd Battalion Otago Regiment