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Sir Francis Wilfred de Guingand

(1900—1979) army officer


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(1900–79), British Army officer who served as Montgomery's Chief of Staff during the Western Desert campaigns and during the fighting in north-west Europe which followed the Normandy landings in June 1944 (see OVERLORD).

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From The Oxford Companion to World War II in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Second World War.


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