The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier Cecil Orme Olliver

Olliver, Cecil Orme


* 6th of January 1891

† 25th of May 1972

(Royal Artillery)


1938-02-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1938-07-23 Local Colonel
1941-06-01 Acting Brigadier
1941-12-01 Temporary Brigadier


1938-07-23 Commanding Officer
1941-06-01 Inspector of Fixed Defences, War Office
1942-XX-XX Inspector of Coast Artillery (Home), War Office
1942-06-30 Commandant of Coast Artillery School