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
POLLOK, Robert Valentine (1884-1979), Major General

Service biography
Joined 15 Hussars 1903; Aide de camp to Lt Governor, United Provinces, India 1908-1912; Aide de camp to Governor General and Commander-in-Chief, Australia 1913-1914; World War I 1914-1918; employed with Australian Forces 1914-1915; Gallipoli 1915; transferred to Irish Guards 1916; Commander, 1 Bn, Irish Guards 1917-1918; Bde Maj, 1 Guards Bde, Aldershot Command 1922-1925; Commander, 1 Bn, Irish Guards 1926-1930; Officer Commanding Regt and Regimental District 1930-1931; Commander, 1 Guards Bde, Aldershot Command 1931-1935; Commandant, Senior Officer School, Sheernees 1935-1938; General Officer Commanding Northern Ireland District 1938-1940; Commander, 43 Wessex Div, Territorial Army 1940-1941; retired 1941; re-employed as Col, General Staff 1941; retired 1941

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