The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier William Noel Stokes

Stokes, William Noel


* 11th of November 1881

† 12th of March 1969

(Royal Army Ordnance Corps)


1934-01-01 Colonel (dated back to 1933-01-01)
1938-11-11 Granted the Honorary rank of Brigadier
1939-09-06 Acting Brigadier
1940-03-06 Temporary Brigadier


1938-11-11 Retired
1939-09-06 1940-XX-XX Deputy Director of Ordnance Services, War Office
1941-XX-XX Chief Ordnance Officer, Ammunition, Royal Army Ordnance Corps Establishment