Viscount William Slim OBE
Person Male Born 6/8/1891 Died 14/12/1970
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.