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Viscount William Slim OBE

Viscount William Slim OBE

Person  Male  Born 6/8/1891  Died 14/12/1970

Categories: Armed Forces

Countries: Australia, Burma

Field Marshal. Born near Bristol, brought up in Birmingham. Fought and was wounded in WW1. 14th Army Burma, 1943 - 1945, recaptured Burma from the Japanese in WW2. 1953 - 1960 Governor General of Australia. Commander in Chief, Allied Land Forces South Est Asia, Chief of the Imperial General Staff. Governor and Constable, Windsor Castle. Trustee of The Memorial Gates Trust. Died London.

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Slim statue

{On front of plinth:} Field Marshal The Viscount Slim, KG, CGB,GGMG, GCVO, GB...

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Memorial Gates

Designed by Liam O'Connor as a reduced-scale version of Lutyens' monument at ...

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