The Generals of WWII

Generals from South Africa Flag for South Africa
Portrait of Field Marshal Jan Christiaan Smuts

Smuts, Jan Christiaan

Field Marshal

* 24th of May 1870

† 11th of September 1950


1910-XX-XX 1920-XX-XX Minister of Defence
1912-XX-XX 1915-XX-XX Minister of Finance
1919-09-03 1924-06-30 Prime Minister of South Africa
1933-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX Minister of Justice
1939-09-05 1948-06-04 Prime Minister of South Africa
1939-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX Minister of Foreign Affairs
1939-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX Minister of Defence
1940-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Commander in Chief Union Defence Forces
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley 10-12: Minister of the Interior