The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General John Hamilton Roberts

Roberts, John Hamilton


* 21st of December 1891

† 17th of December 1962

Nickname: Ham


1942-04-06 Major-General


1939-09-04 1939-12-21 Commanding Officer 1st Field Brigade Royal Canadian Artillery
1939-12-21 1940-07-21 Commanding Officer 1st Field Regiment Royal Canadian Horse Artillery, France
1940-07-21 1941-02-22 Commander Royal Artillery 1st Canadian Division
1941-02-22 1941-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Canadian Brigade
1941-XX-XX Commander Corps Royal Artillery I Canadian Corps
1941-11-07 1942-04-06 Acting General Officer Commanding 2nd Canadian Division
1942-04-06 1943-04-13 General Officer Commanding 2nd Canadian Division
1943-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX General Officer Commanding Canadian Reinforcements Units
1945-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Clive M. Law