Sir General Montagu Stopford MC KBE GCB DSO DL

Died aged c. 79

Not to be confused with his grandfather, the 19th century admiral Montagu Stopford (admiral). General Sir Montagu George North Stopford GCB, KBE, DSO, MC (16 November 1892 – 10 March 1971) was a senior British Army officer who fought during both World War I and World War II, where he became Commander-in-Chief South East Asia Command from 1946 to 1947.

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General Sir Montagu Stopford GCB KBE DSO MC DL The Rifle Brigade 1892-1971 who commanded 33 Indian Corps in Burma 1943-45 and received the Japanese surrender on 24 October 1945 lived at Rock Hill 1950-1971

Rock Hill, Chipping Norton, United Kingdom where they lived