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Peter Glover
Born 1913
Died 2009 (aged 95–96)
Allegiance United Kingdom
Service/branch British Army
Rank Major-General
Commands held Royal School of Artillery
49th (North Midlands and West Riding) Division
Battles/wars Second World War
Awards Companion of the Order of the Bath
Officer of the Order of the British Empire

Major-General Peter James Glover CB OBE (1913–2009) was a British Army officer.

Military career[]

Educated at Emmanuel College, Cambridge,[1] Glover was commissioned into the Royal Artillery on 22 June 1934.[2] After serving in the Second World War, he became Commander, Royal Artillery for 1st Armoured Division in February 1959, Commandant of the Royal School of Artillery in June 1960 and General Officer Commanding 49th (North Midlands and West Riding) Division and North Midland District of the Territorial Army in September 1962.[3] He went on to be Defence Adviser in India in December 1963 and Director of the Royal Artillery in August 1966 before retiring in March 1969.[3]


Military offices
Preceded by
Theodore Birkbeck
GOC 49th (North Midlands and West Riding) Division
Succeeded by
Christopher Man

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