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
VICKERS, Sir Richard (Maurice Hilton) (born 1928), Lieutenant General

Service biography
Commissioned, Royal Tank Regt 1948; 1 Bn Royal Tank Regt, British Army of the Rhine (BAOR), Korea and Middle East 1948-1956; Bde Maj, 7 Armoured Bde 1962-1964; 4 Bn Royal Tank Regt, Borneo and Malaysia 1964-1966; Commanding Officer, Royal Dragoons 1967-1968; Commander, 11 Armoured Bde 1972-1974; Deputy Director of Army Training 1975-1977; General Officer Commanding 4 Armoured Div 1977-1979; Commandant Royal Military Academy Sandhurst 1979-1982; retired 1983

Papers
PRIVATE POSSESSION: Vickers informed LHCMA in 1990 that he did not keep personal records but undertook to contact the Centre again when he had sorted the (unspecified) papers he had retained

Publications

Index terms
SUBJECTS
PLACES
NAMES Lt Gen Wilmot Gordon Hilton Vickers (father)

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