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
COWLEY, Sir John Guise (1905-1993), Lieutenant General

Service biography
Commissioned, Royal Engineers 1925; Middle East, Italy and North West Europe, World War II 1939-1945; Chief of Staff, Headquarters Eastern Command 1953-1956; Vice Quartermaster General 1956-1957; Controller of Munitions, Ministry of Supply 1957-1960; Master General of the Ordnance, War Office 1960-1962; retired 1962; Col Commandant Royal Engineers 1961-1970

Papers

Publications
Memoirs of Lieutenant-General Sir John Cowley, ed by Colin Maitland (Robertson Press, 1998)

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