The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Gerard Russell Smallwood

Smallwood, Gerard Russell


* 1889

† 1977


1937-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX General Staff Officer 1 British Military Mission to Egypt
1939-07-26 1939-10-02 Commanding Officer Nigeria Regiment
1939-10-03 1940-06-24 Commanding Officer Nigerian Brigade, West Africa
1940-06-24 1940-07-11 Commanding Officer 3rd Nigerian Brigade, West Africa
1940-07-24 1940-08-13 Acting General Officer Commanding 1st African Division, East Africa
1940-08-13 1941-07-24 Commanding Officer 23rd Nigerian Brigade, East Africa
1942-XX-XX General Officer Commanding Madagascar
1945-XX-XX Head Training Staff Greek Army
1946-XX-XX Retired