The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier Joseph Herbert Bayley

Bayley, Joseph Herbert


* 11th of July 1890

† 26th of September 1964

(Royal Army Medical Corps)


1939-11-10 Acting Lieutenant-Colonel
1940-02-10 Temporary Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-07-02 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-08-04 Acting Colonel
1942-02-04 Temporary Colonel
1943-12-01 Acting Brigadier
1944-06-01 Temporary Brigadier
1945-09-28 Reverted to Temporary Colonel
1947-06-15 Reverted to Lieutenant-Colonel
1952-03-01 Granted the Honorary rank of Brigadier


1939-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Commanding Officer 145th Field Ambulance
1941-08-04 1942-11-13 Assistant Director of Medical Services, 52nd Infantry Division
1942-11-14 1943-12-29 Deputy Director of Medical Services, British Section Allied Force Headquarters
1943-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Deputy Director of Medical Services, 2nd District Bari [Italy]
1944-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Deputy Director of Medical Services, V Corps
1945-XX-XX Commanding Officer 70th General Hospital Vienna
1946-01-XX 1946-07-XX Assistant Director of Medical Services, Vienna Area
1946-XX-XX 1947-XX-XX Commanding Officer 31st General Hospital
1947-XX-XX 1952-XX-XX President Standing Medical Board, London District
1952-03-01 Retired