The Generals of WWII

Generals from Australia Flag for Australia
Portrait of Brigadier Geoffrey Austin Street

Street, Geoffrey Austin


* 21st of January 1894

† 13th of August 1940


1932-12-30 Lieutenant-Colonel
1935-07-01 Temporary Colonel
1938-05-01 Temporary Brigadier


1932-12-30 1935-06-30 Commanding Officer 4th Light Horse
1935-07-01 1938-11-06 Commanding Officer 3rd Australian Cavalry Division
1938-11-XX 1940-08-13 Minister of Defence
1940-08-13 Killed in an Air crash