The Generals of WWII

Generals from Great Britain Flag for Great Britain
Portrait of Brigadier James Ronald Patten

Patten, James Ronald


* 5th of May 1897

† 29th of July 1985


1943-09-30 Temporary Brigadier


1939-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX General Staff Officer 2, War Office
1941-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX General Staff Officer 1, War Office
1942-XX-XX Commanding Officer 46th Divisional Signals
1942-XX-XX Chief Signal Officer, XII Corps
1942-XX-XX Chief Signal Officer, X Corps [North Africa]
1943-XX-XX Chief Air Formation Signal Officer, Middle East Command
1944-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Chief Air Formation Signal Officer, Mediterranean Allied Air Force
1945-XX-XX Deputy Chief Signal Officer, British Army of the Rhine [Germany
1946-03-01 1948-XX-XX Chief Signal Officer, Northern Command
1948-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: From 'The Royal Corps of Signals: a history of its antecedents and development (circa 1800-1955)' by R.F.H. Nalder, 1958