The purpose of this page is to document the names and details of the men who Commanded the 7th Armoured Brigade during the Second World War.


October 1938 to August 1941
Brigadier H. E. Russell (12th Lancers)*
August 1941 to December 1941
Brigadier G. M. O Davy (3rd Hussars)
December 1941 to October 1943
Brigadier J. Anstice (5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards)
November 1943 to December 1944
Brigadier O. L. Prior-Palmer (9th Lancers)
December 1944 onwards
Brigadier K. C. Cooper DSO, (Royal Tank Regiment)

* Originally from when 7th Armoured Brigade was known as Light Armoured Brigade


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