The Generals of WWII

Generals from South Africa Flag for South Africa
Portrait of Lieutenant-General Andries Jacob Eksteen Brink

Brink, Andries Jacob Eksteen


* 21st of July 1877

† 17th of October 1947


1920-09-21 1933-05-01 Chief of the General Staff, Union Defence Forces
1922-XX-XX 1937-XX-XX Secretary of Defence
1933-XX-XX 1937-XX-XX General Officer Commanding Union Defence Forces
1937-XX-XX 1946-XX-XX Commandant-in-Chief of Burgher Commandos
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley