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
LEWIN, Ernest Ord (1879-1950), Major General

Service biography
Joined Royal Artillery 1900; Staff Officer to Inspector of Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillary, India 1912-1914; Adjutant , Royal Horse Artillery, Woolwich 1914; World War I 1914-1918; General Staff Officer Grade 2, France 1916-1917; General Staff Officer Grade 1, France 1917-1918; General Staff Officer Grade 1, North Russia 1918-1919; General Staff Officer Grade 1, Staff College 1921-1923; General Staff Officer Grade 1, War Office 1923-1927; Brig, Royal Artillery Headquarters, Aldershot Command 1927-1931; General Officer Commanding Malaya 1934-1935; Commander, 55 (West Lancashire) Div, Territorial Army 1935-1938; retired 1938; re-employed, World War II 1939-1941; General Officer Commanding Portsmouth Area 1939; Maj Gen in Command Administration, Southern Command 1940-1941

Papers
LIDDELL HART CENTRE FOR MILITARY ARCHIVES: The papers of Maj Gen George Mackintosh Lindsay include a memorandum from Lewin, Jul 1924, on the tactical handling of a mobile force (ref: LH 15/12) No papers have been traced

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