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Bridgeford, William (1894-1971)


Photograph of William Bridgeford

Australian War Memorial #022929

Bridgeford had been a staff officer through most of his career, but commanded 3 Australian Division during the final phase of the Bougainville campaign. Postwar he commanded the Commonwealth forces in Korea.

Service record

1894     

Born
1934
Colonel     
Staff, 2 Australian Cavalry Division
1938

Instructor, Army Command and Staff School
1939

Imperial Defence College
1939

Australian Liaison Officer, London
1940
Brigadier     
Commander, 25 Australian Brigade
1940

Staff, I Australian Corps
1942-4     

Staff, 1 Australian Army
1943-12     
Major general     
Commander, 3 Australian Division
1946

Quartermaster-General
1953

Retires
1971

Dies

References

Generals.dk (accessed 2013-9-9)

Pettibone (2006)



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