The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier William Henry O'Riordan

O'Riordan, William Henry


* 8th of February 1885

† 7th of August 1963


1932-12-20 Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel
1933-12-06 Lieutenant-Colonel
1937-06-06 Colonel
1940-07-22 Acting Brigadier
1941-01-22 Temporary Brigadier
1941-09-05 Reverted to Colonel
1948-11-26 Granted the Honorary rank of Brigadier


1936-XX-XX 1937-XX-XX Commanding Officer Military Hospital Catterick
1937-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX Commandant Depot & Training Establishment Royal Army Medical Corps
1940-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Deputy Director of Medical Services VIII Corps
1941-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Commanding Officer Cambridge Hospital Aldershot
1945-XX-XX 1947-XX-XX Commanding Officer 12th General Hospital
1947-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX Commanding Officer British Military Hospital Bir Ya'acor
1948-11-26 Retired