The Generals of WWII

Generals from Great Britain Flag for Great Britain
Portrait of Major-General Allan Cholmondeley Arnold

Arnold, Allan Cholmondeley


* 23rd of May 1893

† 29th of January 1962

(The Middlesex Regiment)

(Duke of Cambridge's Own)


1935-07-01 Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel
1939-08-15 Colonel (Dated back to 1938-07-01)
1939-11-09 Local Brigadier
1940-11-07 Acting Brigadier
1941-05-07 Temporary Brigadier
1942-02-03 Acting Major-General
1943-02-03 Temporary Major-General
1946-03-16 Granted the honorary rank of Major-General


1933-10-01 1937-09-30 General Staff Officer 2, War Office
1937-10-22 1937-XX-XX Staff Officer to General George Jeffreys on his visit to Romania
1939-08-15 1945-XX-XX Military Attaché to Turkey
1946-03-16 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley