The Generals of WWII

Generals from The Netherlands Flag for The Netherlands
Portrait of Major-General Hendrik Johan Phaff

Phaff, Hendrik Johan


* 1st of June 1887

† November 1970


1939-11-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1942-05-01 Major-General


1939-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Adjutant to the Queen
1941-XX-XX Commanding Officer Brigade Princes Irene [England]
1941-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Member Dutch Military Mission in London
1942-05-01 Inspector of Dutch Forces in United Kingdom
1943-07-20 1945-XX-XX Military Attaché to United Kingdom
1944-XX-XX Head of the Dutch Military Mission to Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force
1946-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Hans Houterman &