The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General Brian Hubert Robertson

Robertson, Brian Hubert

General

* 22nd of July 1896

† 29th of April 1974

Nickname: Baronet of Welbourn

Nickname: Baron Robertson of Oakrigde

Promotions

1943-01-28 Acting Major-General
1944-01-28 War Substantive Colonel
1944-01-28 Temporary Major-General
1944-12-16 Acting Lieutenant-General
1945-10-30 Major-General (Dated back to 1941-11-17)
1946-05-01 Lieutenant-General (Dated back to 1944-09-12)
1947-11-17 General (Dated back to 1946-10-03)

Service

1940-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Assistant Quartermaster-General East African Command
1941-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Assistant Quartermaster-General 8th Army, North Africa
1942-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Chief Administration Officer 8th Army, North Africa
1942-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Deputy Adjutant & Quartermaster-General 8th Army, North Africa
1942-XX-XX Commandant of Tripoli
1943-10-15 1944-03-09 Deputy Chief Administration Officer, Advanced Administrative Echelon, Allied Force Headquarters
1943-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Chief Administration Officer 15th Army Group, Italy
1944-03-09 Chief Administration Officer, Allied Armies Italy
1944-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Chief Administration Officer 15th Army Group, Italy
1945-XX-XX 1947-XX-XX Chief Central Commission Germany
1945-XX-XX 1947-XX-XX Deputy Military-Governor British Zone Germany
1947-XX-XX 1949-XX-XX Military-Governor British Zone Germany
1949-XX-XX 1950-XX-XX British High Commissioner Allied High Commission Germany
1949-XX-XX 1952-XX-XX Aide-de-Camp General to the King
1950-XX-XX 1953-XX-XX Commander in Chief Middle East Land Forces
1952-XX-XX Aide-de-Camp General to the Queen
1953-10-03 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley