Objective Arnhem Bridge


17-09-1944  t/m  26-09-1944
GEORGE PRIOR - PALMER
George Prior Palmer (rechts)
Volledige naam:

George Errol Prior - Palmer

Geboren:

20-02-1903

Overleden:

18-08-1977 Appleshaw House, Andover, Hampshire  (74)

Ouders:

Zoon van Prior Spunner Prior – Palmer en Anne Leslie Gason, beide uit Ierland.

Promoties:
Second Lieutenant
Lieutennant
Captain
Major
Lieutenant-Colonel
Brigadier titulair
Colonel
Brigadier
Major - General
1923

1930

1941
6-06-1944
1946
1948
1951
Carrière:
Royal Military College Sandhurst
In 9th Lancers
CO 27th Armoured Brigade
CO 8th Armoured Brigade
1921
1923
6-06-1944
27-07-1944
9th Lancers
badge
27th Armoured
Brigade badge
8th Armoured
Brigade badge
8th Armoured Brigade ondersteunt 43rd Wessex Infantry Division tijdens Operation Market Garden.
Militair Attaché in Washington D.C.
GOC 6th Armoured Division
Commander British Army Staff, British Joint Service Mission, Washington D.C.
President Regular Commissions Board (bevorderingen beroepsmilitairen)
Met pensioen.
17-09-1944

1946
1951
1953
1956
1958
6th Armoured
Division badge
Aide-de-camp’s:
Geen informatie bekend
Decoraties:
Distinguished Service Order
Chevalier Legion d’Honneur (Frankrijk)
Croix de Geurre with Palm (België)
Star
War Medal
1-03-1945
1945
1945
1939 - 45
1939 - 45
Diversen:
Zijn broer Otho Prior – Palmer was conservatief lid van het Lagerhuis voor Worthing.
Getrouwd met Katherine Edith Biddy, 1 dochter
Getrouwd met Lady Doreen Hersey Winifred Hope, 1 zoon en 1 dochter
Southampton Area Director Union Castle Shipping Line
Manager Cayzer Irvine Shipping Line
Managing Director Overseas Containers Ltd
Hij was lid van de gentlemen’s Cavalry and Guards Club te Londen
1935
1948
1959 – 1964
1964 – 1965
1965 – 1969
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