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Senior Officers' School

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The Senior Officers' School was a British military establishment established in 1916 by Brigadier-General R.J. Kentish for the training of Commonwealth senior officers of all services in inter-service cooperation. [1]

33 relations: Aldershot, Andrew Cunningham, 1st Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope, Australian Army, Battalion, Belgaum, Bertie Fisher, Brigadier (United Kingdom), British Armed Forces, British Army, British Raj, Commonwealth of Nations, Douglas Wimberley, Edmond Schreiber, England, Evered Poole, Flight International, Gerald Thubron, James Renton, John Northcott, John Tovey, 1st Baron Tovey, John Tyssen, John Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort, Kenneth Leask, Officer (armed forces), Robert Cotton Money, Robert Pollok (British Army officer), Senior Officers' School, Belgaum, Sheerness, South African Army, The National Archives (United Kingdom), Thomas Scott (British Army officer), Wilfrid Gordon Lindsell, Wiltshire.

Aldershot

Aldershot is a town in the Rushmoor district of Hampshire, England.

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Andrew Cunningham, 1st Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope

Admiral of the Fleet Andrew Browne Cunningham, 1st Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope, (7 January 1883 – 12 June 1963) was a senior officer of the British Royal Navy during the Second World War.

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Australian Army

The Australian Army is Australia's military land force.

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Battalion

A battalion is a military unit.

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Belgaum

Belgaum (also known as Belagavi, Belgavi and Venugrama or "bamboo village") is a city in the Indian state of Karnataka located in its northern part along the Western Ghats.

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Bertie Fisher

Lieutenant General Sir Bertie Drew Fisher, KCB, CMG, DSO (13 July 1878 – 24 July 1972) was a British Army General during World War II.

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Brigadier (United Kingdom)

Brigadier (Brig) is a senior rank in the British Army and the Royal Marines.

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British Armed Forces

The British Armed Forces, also known as Her/His Majesty's Armed Forces, are the military services responsible for the defence of the United Kingdom, its overseas territories and the Crown dependencies.

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British Army

The British Army is the principal land warfare force of the United Kingdom, a part of British Armed Forces.

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British Raj

The British Raj (from rāj, literally, "rule" in Hindustani) was the rule by the British Crown in the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947.

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Commonwealth of Nations

The Commonwealth of Nations, often known as simply the Commonwealth, is an intergovernmental organisation of 53 member states that are mostly former territories of the British Empire.

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Douglas Wimberley

Major General Douglas Neil Wimberley, (15 August 1896 – 26 August 1983) was a British Army officer who, during the Second World War, commanded the 51st (Highland) Division for two years, from 1941 to 1943, notably at the Second Battle of El Alamein, before leading it across North Africa and in the Allied campaign in Sicily.

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Edmond Schreiber

Lieutenant-General Sir Edmund Charles Acton Schreiber, (30 April 1890 – 8 October 1972) was a senior British Army officer who served in both the First World War and the Second World War.

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England

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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Evered Poole

Major General William Henry Evered Poole, Commander of the French Légion d'honneur, Croix de Guerre avec Palme, Mentioned in Despatches, was a South African soldier before and during World War II and afterwards a diplomat.

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Flight International

Flight International (or simply Flight) is a weekly magazine focused on aerospace, published in the United Kingdom.

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Gerald Thubron

Brigadier Gerald Ernest Thubron OBE, DSO (13 July 1903 – 6 September 1992) was a senior officer in the English Army.

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James Renton

Major General James Malcolm Leslie Renton CB DSO OBE (1898–1972) was a senior British Army officer who briefly commanded the 7th Armoured Division ("The Desert Rats") during the Second World War.

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John Northcott

Lieutenant General Sir John Northcott (24 March 1890 – 4 August 1966) was an Australian Army general who served as Chief of the General Staff during the Second World War, and commanded the British Commonwealth Occupation Force in the Occupation of Japan.

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John Tovey, 1st Baron Tovey

Admiral of the Fleet John Cronyn Tovey, 1st Baron Tovey, (7 March 1885 – 12 January 1971), sometimes known as Jack Tovey, was a Royal Navy officer.

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John Tyssen

Air Vice Marshal John Hugh Samuel Tyssen, (20 June 1889 – 4 January 1953) was a British Royal Flying Corps pilot during the First World War and a senior Royal Air Force commander during the first half of the Second World War.

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John Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort

Field Marshal John Standish Surtees Prendergast Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort, (10 July 1886 – 31 March 1946) was a senior British Army officer.

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Kenneth Leask

Air Vice-Marshal Kenneth Malise St.

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Officer (armed forces)

An officer is a member of an armed force or uniformed service who holds a position of authority.

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Robert Cotton Money

Major General Robert Cotton Money, (21 July 1888 – 16 April 1985) was a senior British Army officer, who commanded the 15th (Scottish) Infantry Division during the early part of the Second World War.

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Robert Pollok (British Army officer)

Major-General Robert Valentine Pollok CB CBE DSO (1884–1979) was an Irish-born British Army officer who became General Officer Commanding Northern Ireland District.

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Senior Officers' School, Belgaum

The Senior Officers' School, Belgaum was a British military establishment established in 1920 for the training of senior officers of all services based in India in inter-service cooperation.

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Sheerness

Sheerness is a town beside the mouth of the River Medway on the north-west corner of the Isle of Sheppey in north Kent, England.

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South African Army

The South African Army is the army of South Africa, first formed after the Union of South Africa was created in 1910.

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The National Archives (United Kingdom)

The National Archives (TNA) is a non-ministerial government department.

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Thomas Scott (British Army officer)

Major-General Thomas Scott, CB, CBE, DSO (1905–1976), was a British Army general who later became Lord Lieutenant of Fermanagh.

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Wilfrid Gordon Lindsell

Lieutenant General Sir Wilfrid Gordon Lindsell (29 September 1884 – 2 May 1973) was a senior British Army logistics officer in the Second World War.

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Wiltshire

Wiltshire is a county in South West England with an area of.

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Senior Officers' School, Sheerness.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Senior_Officers'_School

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