The Generals of WWII

Generals from South Africa Flag for South Africa
Portrait of Major-General Bertram Frank Armstrong

Armstrong, Bertram Frank


* 21st of January 1893

† 24th of December 1971


1937-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX Commanding Officer Cape Command
1939-07-XX 1940-04-XX Adjutant-General, Union Defence Forces
1940-XX-XX Commanding Officer Natal Command
1940-11-25 1941-11-23 Commanding Officer 5th South African Brigade, East Africa - Ethiopia - North Africa
1941-11-23 1944-XX-XX Prisoner of War
1944-XX-XX Escaped
Commanding Officer Witwatersrand Command
Quartermaster-General, Union Defence Forces
Chief of the General Staff, Union Defence Forces
1953-01-28 Retired
Picture source: From: "Nongqai, 2017, Vol. 8, No 2"