graduate

Wakely, Arthur Victor Trocke (1886-1959)

Wakely was born Arthur Victor Trocke Robinson, but legally changed his name in 1919. He was an expert on logistics, on which he had written a monogram in 1924, and he also wrote a study guide for the Staff College examination in . He commanded 7 Indian Division when war broke out in the Pacific, and was knighted on 11 June 1942.

Service record

1940-10-1     
Major general      Commander, 7 Indian Divisio
1942-2

Commander, Lines of Communication, Burma
1942

Commander, 102 Lines of Communication Area, India
1943      

Director of movements, Bengal
1945

Retires

References

books.google.com (accessed 2014-1-24)

Generals.dk (accessed 2008-10-10)

The London Gazette (1919-10-17; accessed 2014-1-24)



Valid HTML 4.01 Transitional