The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Frank Keith Simmons

Simmons, Frank Keith


* 21st of February 1888

† 22nd of September 1952


1939-04-20 Temporary Brigadier
1939-04-26 Local Major-General


1928-XX-XX 1931-XX-XX Military Attaché to Spain
1936-XX-XX Acting Commanding Officer Southern Brigade, Palestine
1937-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX General Staff Officer 1 British Forces in Palestine & Trans-Jordan
1939-04-26 1940-XX-XX Commander Shanghai & Tientsin Area
1940-09-09 1940-10-15 Commanding Officer 2nd Malaya Brigade, Malaya
1941-XX-XX Commandant of Singapore Fortress
1942-XX-XX General Officer Commanding Southern Sector, Singapore
1942-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Prisoner of War, Japan
1946-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley