The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Edmund Archibald Osborne

Osborne, Edmund Archibald

Lieutenant-General

* 1885

† 1969

Nickname: Sigs

Service

1922-XX-XX 1925-XX-XX Instructor at Staff College Camberley
1926-XX-XX 1930-XX-XX Commandant of School of Signals
1930-XX-XX 1933-XX-XX General Staff Officer 1, 3rd Ingfantry Division
1933-XX-XX 1934-XX-XX Commanding Officer 157th Infantry Brigade
1934-XX-XX 1938-XX-XX Commanding Officer Cairo Brigade [Egypt]
1938-04-21 1940-06-25 General Officer Commanding 44th Infantry Division [France]
1938-XX-XX Colonel Commandant, The Royal Corps of Signals
1940-XX-XX General Officer Commanding II Corps
1941-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: From 'The Royal Corps of Signals: a history of its antecedents and development (circa 1800-1955)' by R.F.H. Nalder, 1958