The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Victor John Eric Westropp

Westropp, Victor John Eric


* 1897

† 1964


1941-05-21 Acting Brigadier
1941-11-21 Temporary Brigadier
1945-02-23 Temporary Major-General


1939-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Divisional Signals
1939-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX General Staff Officer 2, War Office
1940-XX-XX General Staff Officer 1, War Office
1940-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Assistant Adjutant-General, War Office
1941-05-21 1942-XX-XX Deputy Director of Personnel Services, War Office
1942-08-19 1943-12-12 Deputy Adjutant-General, Allied Force Headquarters [North Africa]
1943-12-12 Assistant Deputy Adjutant-General, Allied Force Headquarters [North Africa]
1944-05-01 1946-XX-XX Deputy Adjutant-General, Army Headquarters India
1947-XX-XX 1951-XX-XX Deputy Chief of Staff Allied Control Commission Germany
1948-XX-XX 1951-XX-XX British Commissioner, Military Security Board, Allied Control Commission Germany
1951-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: From 'The Royal Corps of Signals: a history of its antecedents and development (circa 1800-1955)' by R.F.H. Nalder, 1958