The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier Claude Esdaile Prior

Prior, Claude Esdaile


* 19th of August 1895

† 16th of June 1954


1939-11-13 Lieutenant-Colonel


1939-11-13 1940-12-30 Commanding Officer 2nd/1st Machine Gun Battalion
1940-12-31 1941-05-10 Assistant Adjutant & Quartermaster-General, 6th Australian Infantry Division [Greece]
1941-05-10 1942-04-14 Deputy Adjutant-General, Australian Imperial Force [Middle East]
1942-04-15 1943-02-09 Deputy Adjutant-General, Army Headquarters
1943-02-10 1943-11-10 Military Secretary, Army Headquarters
1944-02-15 1945-01-XX Deputy Adjutant & Quartermaster-General, 2nd Australian Army
1945-01-XX 1946-03-XX Chief Administration Officer, Eastern Command
1946-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX Chief Administration Officer, Southern Command
1950-XX-XX Retired
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