King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

Survey of the Papers of Senior UK Defence Personnel, 1900-1975

Name
COLLINGWOOD, Sir (Richard) George (1903-1986), Lieutenant General

Service biography
Commissioned, Cameronians 1923; Middle East and Burma, World War II 1939-1945; Commander, 23 Independent Infantry Bde, Burma 1945; General Officer Commanding 52 Lowland Div and Lowland District 1952-1955; Singapore District 1957-1958; Scottish Command and Governor of Edinburgh Castle 1958-1961; retired 1961

Papers
PRIVATE POSSESSION: Collingwood informed the Imperial War Museum in 1970 that his papers were to go into the family archives at Lilburn Tower, Northumberland

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