The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General William Brooke Purdon

Purdon, William Brooke

Major-General

* 28th of November 1881

† 1st of December 1950

Promotions

1931-06-15 Temporary Lieutenant-Colonel
1931-06-30 Lieutenant-Colonel
1934-07-01 Brevet Colonel
1935-08-01 Colonel (Dated back to 1934-07-01)
1938-03-01 Major-General

Service

1930-XX-XX 1934-XX-XX Assistant Director of Hygiene, War Office
1934-XX-XX 1935-XX-XX Deputy Director of Medical Services British Troops in Egypt
1935-XX-XX 1938-XX-XX Professor of Hygiene at Royal Army Medical College
1938-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX Commandant of Royal Army Medical College
1938-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX Director of Studies Royal Army Medical College
1940-XX-XX Director of Medical Services Lines of Communication Area [France]
1940-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Deputy Director of Medical Services Western Command
1941-11-28 Retired