in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 1064 words.
McCreery, Sir Richard Loudon (1898–1967), army officer, was born at Kibworth Harcourt, Leicestershire, on 1 February 1898, the eldest son of Walter Adolph McCreery, of Bilton Park, Rugby,...