The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General George William Symes

Symes, George William


* 1896

† 1980


1941-05-30 Temporary Brigadier


1940-11-27 1941-06-26 Commanding Officer 8th Brigade
1941-06-27 1942-XX-XX Brigadier General Staff, Eastern Command
1942-02-18 1943-10-25 General Officer Commanding 70th Division, Middle East - India
1943-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Deputy General Officer Special Force The Chindits, India - Burma
1944-XX-XX Deputy General Officer Commanding Lines of Communication 21st Army Group, North-West Europe
1944-11-15 1945-06-01 General Officer Commanding Lines of Communications, South-East Asia Command
1945-06-01 1946-01-01 District Officer Commanding South Burma District
1946-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX District Officer Commanding South-western District
1947-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 43rd Division
1949-XX-XX Retired