Major-General F. C. Roberts.

Oral Answers to Questions — British Army. – in the House of Commons on 21st July 1942.

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Sir Reginald Garry:

asked the Secretary of State for War what command Major-General F. C. Roberts, V.C., D.S.O., M.C., O.B.E., now holds in the Army; and the date on which he left his last command?

Photo of Sir James Grigg Sir James Grigg , Cardiff East

Major-General F. C. Roberts holds no command in the Army. He left his last command on 18th October, 1939.

Photo of Sir Reginald Clarry Sir Reginald Clarry , Newport (Monmouthshire/Gwent)

Will my right hon. Friend say why he was removed, and when he went on to retired pay?

Photo of Sir James Grigg Sir James Grigg , Cardiff East

That would be rather a long story, so perhaps the hon. Member would discuss it with me afterwards.