The Generals of WWII

Generals from Canada Flag for Canada
Portrait of Lieutenant-General Samuel Finlay Clark

Clark, Samuel Finlay


* 16th of March 1909

† 1998


1941-02-20 1941-06-04 Chief Signal Officer 5th Canadian Armoured Division [England]
1941-06-05 1942-07-31 Chief Signal Officer 5th Canadian Armoured Division [England]
1942-08-01 1942-12-30 General Staff Officer 1 Canadian Military Headquarters [England]
1943-05-08 1945-06-25 Chief Signal Officer II Canadian Corps [England] - North-West Europe
1945-06-25 1945-08-31 Chief Signal Officer Canadian Forces in the Netherlands
1945-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX Deputy Chief of the General Staff
1949-XX-XX Canadian Military Observer Western Union Military Committee [England]
1949-XX-XX 1951-XX-XX Canadian Military Representative North Atlantic Treaty Organisation London
1951-XX-XX Chairman Joint Staff Canadian Army Liaison Executive [England]
1951-XX-XX 1955-XX-XX Quartermaster-General
1955-XX-XX 1958-XX-XX General Officer Commander in Chief Central Command
1958-XX-XX 1961-XX-XX Chief of the General Staff
1961-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Clive M. Law