The Generals of WWII

Generals from The Netherlands Flag for The Netherlands
Portrait of Lieutenant-General Jan van Andel

Andel, Jan van


* 26th of June 1877

† 1st of January 1973


1929-05-02 Lieutenant-Colonel
1931-11-01 Colonel
1934-03-01 Major-General
1936-11-01 Lieutenant-General


1934-03-01 1936-11-01 General Officer Commanding 1st Division
1936-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 1st Detachment
1937-05-01 Retired
1940-05-XX Recalled 40 : Commandant of Fortress Holland
1940-07-15 Retired
Picture source: From: "Militaire spectator." Geraadpleegd op Delpher op 24-02-2020,