Kenneth Strong

Kenneth Strong

Edited by 

List price: US$64.00

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Major General Sir Kenneth William Dobson Strong KBE, CB was a British Army officer who served in the Second World War, rising to become Director General of Intelligence. A graduate of the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, Strong was commissioned into the 1st Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers in 1920. After service as an Intelligence Officer with his battalion in Ireland from 1920 to 1922 during Irish War of Independence, he volunteered for service as an interpreter and was posted to Germany with the British Army of the Rhine. In 1935 he returned to Germany as a member of the International Force supervising the Saarland plebiscite. Afterwards, he joined the German Intelligence Section at the War Office. In 1937 he became Assistant Military attach in Berlin. Strong became Head of the German Section at MI14 in August 1939, shortly before the outbreak of the Second World Warshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 200g
  • Culp Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6135736604
  • 9786135736601