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

JACKSON, Sir Henry Cholmondeley (1879-1972), General

Service biography
Joined 1 Bedfordshire Regt 1899; Adjutant, Mounted Infantry School, Longmoor 1908-1912; World War I 1914-1918; Commandant, Machine Gun School, Netheravon 1924-1926; Small Arms School and Machine Gun School 1926; Director of Military Training, Army Headquarters, India 1926-1930; Commander, 2 Div 1931-1935; General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Command 1936-1939; retired 1939

LIDDELL HART CENTRE FOR MILITARY ARCHIVES: The papers of ACM Sir William Elliot include correspondence with Jackson 1937-1971, including comment on military colleagues (ref: Elliot 4/5/1-21); the papers of Capt Sir Basil Henry Liddell Hart include correspondence with Jackson 1936-1963 (ref: LH 1/404) No other papers have been traced


Index terms
NAMES Gen Lord William Frederick Ernest Seymour (father-in-law)

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