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Edward Willis
Born 1870
Died 1961 (aged 90–91)
Allegiance United Kingdom United Kingdom
Service/branch Flag of the British Army.svg British Army
Years of service 1890 - 1934
Rank Major-General
Battles/wars World War I
Awards Companion of the Order of the Bath
Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George

Major-General Edward Henry Willis CB CMG (1870–1961) was a British Army officer who became Lieutenant Governor of Jersey.

Military career

Willis was commissioned into the Royal Artillery in 1890.[1] After serving in World War I, he was appointed Major General, Royal Artillery in 1921 and Director of the Royal Artillery in 1927.[2] He became Lieutenant Governor of Jersey in 1929[3][4] and retired in 1934.[3]


Government offices
Preceded by
Sir Francis Bingham
Lieutenant Governor of Jersey
Succeeded by
Sir Horace Martelli

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