The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Frank Kingsley Norris

Norris, Frank Kingsley


* 25th of June 1893

† 1984


1924-10-15 Lieutenant-Colonel
1940-04-04 Colonel
1943-05-26 Temporary Brigadier
1946-04-03 Granted the Honorary rank of Brigadier
1948-03-05 Temporary Major-General
1949-09-15 Major-General


1928-03-12 1934-10-14 Commanding Officer 2nd Cavalry Field Hygiene Section 15.10.34-30.09.38: Commanding Officer 4th Australian Field Ambulance
1938-10-01 1939-10-12 Deputy Assistant Director Medical Services, 2nd Australian Cavalry Division
1939-10-13 1940-04-03 Commanding Officer 2nd/1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station
1940-04-04 1943-05-25 Assistant Director Medical Services, 7th Australian Infantry Division
1943-05-26 1944-04-06 Deputy Director Medical Services, II Australian Corps [New Guinea]
1946-04-03 Retired
1948-03-05 Recalled
1948-03-05 1955-XX-XX Director-General of the Medical Services, Army Headquarters
1948-08-20 Honorary Physician to the King
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