The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Alexander Whitmore Colquhoun Richardson

Richardson, Alexander Whitmore Colquhoun


* 1887

† 1964


1941-09-20 Acting Major-General


1930-XX-XX 1931-XX-XX Commanding Officer 4th Battalion Royal Tank Corps
1931-XX-XX Retired
1938-XX-XX Recalled
1938-XX-XX Commanding Officer 84th Anti-Aircraft Brigade
1940-12-01 1941-07-09 Commanding Officer 26th Armoured Brigade
1941-09-20 Director of Armoured Fighting Vehicles, War Office
1941-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Director of Royal Armoured Corps, War Office
1942-XX-XX Brigadier General Staff 2nd Army
1943-XX-XX Chief of Staff 18th Army Group, Tunisia
1943-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Chief of Staff 15th Army Group, Italy
1945-XX-XX Retired