James Noel Thomson

James Noel Thomson (born 1888; died 1979) was an officer in the British Indian Army during World War II.

As part of Iraqforce (Paiforce), Major-General Thomson commanded the Indian 6th Infantry Division during Anglo-Soviet invasion of Persia.

Command history

* 1934 to 1937 Assistant Master-General of Ordnance, India
* 1938 to 1941 Brigadier General Staff, Northern Command, India
* 1939 Aide-de-Camp to the King
* 1941 to 1943 General Officer Commanding, Indian 6th Infantry Division, Iraq and Persia
* 1943 Deputy Master-General of Ordnance, India
* 1946 Retired

ee also

* Iraqforce

References

* [http://www.generals.dk/general/Thomson/James_Noel/Great_Britain.html Profile]


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