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Subject: Military Commanders of Hong Kong and China 1844-1985
Date: 22 Apr 2005 08:38:04 -0700


from
British and Indian armies on the China coast 1785-1985.
Harfield, A. G.
A. and J. Partnership, 1990.
ISBN: 0951606506

Military Commanders of Hong Kong and China 1844-1985

p. 483-484
Major General and Lieutenant Governor Hong Kong
1844-1848 Major General G C D'Aguilar, CB
1848-1851 Major general W Staveley, CB
1851-1854 Major General W Jervois, KH
1854-1857 Major General Sir Robert Garrett, KCB

Major General China and Hong Kong
1857-1858 Lieutenant General Hon T Ashburnham, CB
1858-1859 Major General Sir C T Van Straubenzee, KCB
1860-1861 Lieutenant General Sir J Hope Grant, GCB
1861-1862 Major General Sir J Michel, KCB
1862-1863 Brigadier General C W D Staveley, CB
1863-1864 Major General W G Brown
1864-1867 Major General P N M Guy, CB
1867-1869 Major General J R Brunker

Major General China, Hong Kong and Straits Settlements
1869-1874 Major General H W Whitfield
1874-1878 Lieutenant General Sir F Colborne, KCB
1878-1882 Lieutenant General E W Donovan
1882-1885 Lieutenant General J N Sargent, CB
1885-1889 Lieutenant General W G Cameron, CB

Major General China and Hong Kong
1889-1890 Major General J B Edwards, CB
1890-1895 Lieutenant General G D Barker, CB
1895-1898 Major General W Black, CB
1898-1903 Major General Sir W J Gascoigne, KCMG

GOC South China
1903-1906 Major General V Hatton, CB
1906-1910 Major General R G Broadwood, CB
1910-1913 Major General C A Anderson, CB
1913-1915 Major General F H Kelly, CB

GOC Forces in China
1915-1920 Major General F Ventris, CB
1920-1922 Lieutenant General O C Borrett, CB, CMG, CBE, DSO
1922-1925 Major General Sir John S Fowler, KCMG, CB, DSO
1925-1929 Major General C C Luard, CB, CMG

GOC British Troops in China
1929-1932 Major General J W Sandilands, CB, CMG
1932-1935 Lieutenant General O C Borrett, CB, CMG, CBE, DSO
1935-1938 Major General A W Bartholomew, CB, CMG, CBE, DSO
1938-1941 Major General A E Grassett, CB, DSO, MC
Aug.-Dec. 1941 Major General C M Maltby, MC

GOC Land Forces Hong Kong
1945-1947 Major General F W Festing, CB, CBE, DSO
1947-1948 Major General G W E J Erskine, CB, DSO
1948-1949 Major General F R G Matthews, CB, DSO
June-Sept. 1949 Lieutenant General F W Festing, CB, CBE, DSO
1949-1950 Lieutenant General Sir E R Robert Mansergh, KBE, CB, MC
1950-1951 Major General G C Evans, CB, CBE, DSO
1951-1954 Major General R C Cruddas, CB, DSO

Commander British Forces Hong Kong
1954-1955 Lieutenant General Sir Cecil Sudgen, KCB, CBE
1955-1957 Lieutenant General Sir William H Stratton, KCB, CVO, CBE, DSO
1957-1960 Lieutenant General Sir Edric M Bastyan, KBE, CB
1960-1961 Lieutenant General Sir Roderick W McLeod, KCB, CEB
1961-1963 Lieutenant General Sir Reginald H Hewetson, KCB, CBE, DSO
1963-1964 Lieutenant General Sir Richard Craddock, KBE, CB, DSO
1964-1966 Lieutenant General Sir Denis O'Connor, KBE, CB
1966-1968 Lieutenant General John Worsley, KBE, CB, MC
1968-1970 Lieutenant General Sir Basil Eugster, KCB, KCVO, CBE, DSO,
MC, MA

Commander British Forces Hong Kong and Commander Land Forces Hong Kong
Apr.-Dec. 1970 Lieutenant General Sir Basil Eugster, KCB, KCVO, CBE,
DSO, MC, MA
1970-1973 Lieutenant General Sir Richard Ward, KCB, DSO, MC
1973-1976 Lieutenant General Sir Edward Bramall, KCB, OBE, MC
1976-1978 Lieutenant General Sir John Archer, KCB, OBE
1978-1980 Major General Sir Roy Redgrave, KBE, MC
1980-1982 Major General J L Chapple, CBE
1982-1985 Major General D Boorman, CB

my list:
more names from 1985 to 1997.
Commander British Forces Hong Kong and Major-General Brigade of Gurkhas
1985-1987?
1987-1989 Major-General GD Johnson
1989-1992 Major-General PR Duffell
1992-1994 Major-General J.P. Foley
1994-June 30, 1997 Major-General B.H. Dutton (final 61st CBF)

Michael


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