The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General Sir Cameron Gordon Graham Nicholson

Nicholson, Sir Cameron Gordon Graham

General

* 1898

† 1979

Service

1938-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX Instructor at Staff College Camberley
1940-XX-XX General Staff Officer 1 45th Division
1940-XX-XX General Staff Officer 1 Sickleforce, Norway
1940-XX-XX General Staff Officer 1 18th Division
1940-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Deputy Chief of Staff Home Forces
1941-10-28 1941-11-01 Commanding Officer 127th Brigade
1941-11-01 1942-06-01 42: Commanding Officer 42nd Support Group
1942-XX-XX Commander Royal Artillery 42nd Amoured Division
1942-XX-XX Deputy General Officer Commanding 6th Amoured Division
1942-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Commanding Officer Nickforce, North Africa
1943-XX-XX Brigadier General Staff 1st Army, North Africa
1943-04-03 1944-04-01 General Officer Commanding 44th Indian Amoured Division
1944-05-07 1944-07-08 General Officer Commanding 21st Indian Division, Burma
1944-07-08 1944-08-15 General Officer Commanding 2nd Division, Burma
1944-08-23 1944-08-26 General Officer Commanding 2nd Division, Burma
1944-09-10 1944-09-13 General Officer Commanding 2nd Division, Burma
1944-09-13 1944-09-23 General Officer Commanding 5th Indian Division, Burma
1944-09-24 1945-06-01 General Officer Commanding 2nd Division, Burma
1945-07-12 1946-04-02 General Officer Commanding 2nd Division, Burma
1946-05-01 Director of Artillery, War Office
1948-XX-XX 1951-XX-XX Commander in Chief West Africa
1951-XX-XX 1953-XX-XX General Officer Commanding in Chief Western Command
1953-XX-XX Commander in Chief Middle East Land Forces
1953-XX-XX 1956-XX-XX Adjutant-General to the Forces, War Office
1954-XX-XX 1956-XX-XX Aide-de-Camp General to the Queen
1956-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley