The Generals of WWII

Generals from Australia Flag for Australia
Portrait of Major-General Clive Selwyn Steele

Steele, Clive Selwyn


* 30th of September 1892

† 5th of August 1955


1926-03-31 Lieutenant-Colonel


1926-03-31 1931-03-30 Commander Royal Engineers, 4th Australian Infantry Division
1931-03-31 1933-06-30 Unemployed List
1933-07-01 1939-10-12 Commanding Officer 14th Infantry Battalion
1939-10-13 1940-04-03 Commander Royal Engineers, 6th Australian Infantry Division
1940-04-04 1941-04-05 Chief Engineer, I Australian Corps [Middle East]
1941-09-06 1942-04-05 Chief Engineer, Australian Imperial Force [Middle East]
1942-04-06 1944-08-06 Engineer in Chief , Army Headquarters
1942-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Engineer in Chief, Allied Land Forces Southwest Pacific Area
1944-10-16 1946-XX-XX Engineer in Chief Australian Military Forces Army Headquarters
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley