The Generals of WWII

Generals from South Africa Flag for South Africa
Portrait of Major-General John Johnston Collyer

Collyer, John Johnston


* 21st of September 1870

† 2nd of August 1941


1917-XX-XX 1920-XX-XX Chief of the General Staff, Union Defence Forces
1920-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX Retired
1939-XX-XX Recalled
1939-XX-XX Director-General of Reserves, Union Defence Forces
1939-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Military Secretary to the Minister of Defence, South Africa
1941-XX-XX Died