The Generals of WWII

Generals from South Africa Flag for South Africa
Portrait of Major-General Robert John Palmer

Palmer, Robert John


* 10th of February 1891

† 23rd of March 1957

Nickname: Bobby


Commanding Officer 1st South African Police Battalion
1942-XX-XX Commanding Officer 3rd South African Brigade, North Africa
1943-02-08 1945-05-08 Commanding Officer 12th South African Motorized Brigade, North Africa - Italy
1945-XX-XX Acting General Officer Commanding 6th South African Division, Italy