The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Gerald Lloyd Verney

Verney, Gerald Lloyd


* 10th of July 1900

† 3rd of April 1957


1940-XX-XX Instructor at Staff College Camberley
1940-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Battalion Irish Guards
1942-07-03 1942-09-03 Commanding Officer 32nd Brigade
1942-XX-XX Deputy Director of ?, War Office
1942-09-21 1943-01-15 Commanding Officer 6th Guards Armoured Brigade
1943-01-15 1944-08-03 Commanding Officer 6th Guard Tanks Brigade, North-West Europe
1944-08-04 1944-11-22 General Officer Commanding 7th Armoured Division, North-West Europe
1945-03-11 1945-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Brigade, Italy - Austria
1945-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 56th Armoured Division
1945-XX-XX 1946-XX-XX Commandant of Vienna, Austria
1946-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 56th Armoured Division
1948-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley