The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Claude Francis Liardet

Liardet, Claude Francis


* 26th of September 1881

† 5th of March 1966

(Territorial Army)


1919-06-03 Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel
1922-04-25 Lieutenant-Colonel
1926-04-25 Brevet Colonel
1927-04-25 Colonel (Dated back to 1926-04-25)
1938-06-23 Major-General


1919-XX-XX Commanding Officer Lancashire & Cheshire Brigade Royal Artillery
1922-04-25 1927-04-25 Commanding Officer 106th Lancashire Yeomanry Brigade Royal Field Artillery
1929-09-01 1933-09-01 Commanding Officer 64th Field Brigade Royal Artillery
1934-03-07 1934-12-14 Commander Royal Artillery, 47th Infantry Division
1934-12-15 1938-03-07 Commander Royal Artillery, The London Division
1938-06-23 1940-06-XX General Officer Commanding The London Division
1940-06-XX 1940-11-18 General Officer Commanding 1st London Division
1940-11-18 1941-01-27 General Officer Commanding 56th Infantry Division
1941-01-27 1942-XX-XX Inspector-General of Aerodrome Defences, Air Ministry
1942-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Director-General of Ground Defences, Air Ministry
1942-02-12 1945-XX-XX Commandant of Royal Air Force Regiment
1945-XX-XX Retired