The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Christopher Michael Maltby

Maltby, Christopher Michael


* 13th of January 1891

† 6th of September 1980

(9th Jat Regiment)

(Indian Army)


1934-01-01 Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel
1936-04-15 Lieutenant-Colonel
1938-06-28 Colonel (Dated back to 1937-01-01)
1939-09-24 Temporary Brigadier
1941-04-28 Acting Major-General
1946-06-20 Granted the Honorary rank of Major-General


1936-04-15 1937-02-01 Commanding Officer 4th Battalion, 9th Jat Regiment
1937-02-01 1938-06-28 Commanding Officer 3rd Battalion, 9th Jat Regiment
1937-04-22 1937-07-25 Acting Commanding Officer 3rd Jhelum Brigade [India]
1938-03-31 1938-06-28 Officiating Instructor at Staff College Quetta [India]
1938-06-28 1938-12-31 Instructor at Staff College Quetta [India]
1939-01-01 1939-09-23 General Staff Officer 1, Baluchistan District [India]
1939-09-24 1940-XX-XX Commanding Officer 3rd Jhelum Brigade [India]
1940-XX-XX Commanding Officer Calcutta Area [India]
1941-04-28 1941-07-18 District Officer Commanding Deccan District [India]
1941-07-20 1941-12-25 General Officer Commanding British Troops in China
1941-12-25 1945-09-XX Prisoner of War
1946-06-10 Retired
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