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

MASSY, Hugh Royds Stokes (1884-1965), Lieutenant General

Service biography
Joined Royal Artillery 1902; service with the West African Frontier Force 1907-1911; Adjutant , 4 East Lancashire Bde, Royal Field Artillary (Territorial Force) 1913-1915; World War I 1914-1918; Staff Officer to Brig Gen, Royal Artillery, Mediterranean Expeditionary Force 1915-1916; Bde Maj, Royal Artillery, France 1917-1918; General Staff Officer Grade 2, France and Home Forces 1918-1919; Bde Maj, Royal Artillery, Irish Command 1920-1921; General Staff Officer Grade 2, Irish Command 1921-1922; Staff Officer, Royal Artillery, India 1922-1925; Instructor, Staff College, Quetta, India 1925-1927; Imperial Defence College 1930; Instructor, Senior Officer School, Belgaum, India 1932-1934; Brig, Royal Artillery, Southern Command 1934-1938; Director of Millitary Training, War Office 1938-1939; World War II 1939-1943; Deputy Chief of Imperial General Staff 1939-1940; Commander-in-Chief, North West Expeditionary Force, Central Norway 1940; retired 1943; Col Commandant Royal Artillery 1945-1951

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