Major-General Henry Robinson Swinburn

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Henry Robinson Swinburn, CB, OBE, MC

Birthplace: Keswick, Cumbria, England, United Kingdom
Death: (Date and location unknown)
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Son of Henry Swinburn and Edith Swinburn
Husband of Naomi Barbara Swinburn
Father of <private> Swinburn
Brother of Margery G. Swinburn

Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
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About Major-General Henry Robinson Swinburn

Entered British Army, 1918; Royal Ludhiana Sikhs; served in European War, 191418; Operations, NWF, India 1919, Iraq 1920, Kurdistan 1922-23 (wounded, MC), BEF France, 1940 (mentioned in despatches, OBE); Staff College, Quetta 1929-30; Instructor, Staff College, Camberley, 1937-38; instructor, Staff College, Minley 1939; Senior Instructor, School of Military Intelligence, 1939-40; GSO 1, 51 Highland Division, 1940; Director of Morale, India, 1945; Deputy Military Secretary GHQ India, 1946; Military Secretary, GHQ India 1946-47; retired 1948. Counsellor, UK High Commission in India, 1948-49; Schools Liaison Officer, 1952-60;

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May 8, 1897
Keswick, Cumbria, England, United Kingdom