The Generals of WWII

Generals from South Africa Flag for South Africa
Portrait of General Pierre Helpperus Andries Van Ryneveld

Van Ryneveld, Pierre Helpperus Andries


* 2nd of May 1891

† 2nd of December 1972


1920-XX-XX 1933-XX-XX Director of Air Services, Union Defence Forces
1933-05-01 1949-XX-XX Chief of the General Staff, Union Defence Forces
1937-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX General Officer Commanding Union Defence Forces
1949-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley