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Charles Wood

Charles Wood was commissioned into The King's Own Scottish Borderers (25th Foot). He attended the prestigious British Army Staff College at Camberley and was selected, as his first Staff Job, to be The Military Assistant to Major-General Heinz-Helmut von Hinckeldey, The Chief of Staff at HQ Northern Army Group at Moenchengladbach, Northern Germany. Later in his career, he commanded a rifle company in 1KOSB, became its Second in Command and, as a Lieutenant-Colonel, commanded the 6th Battalion...See more