William Slim



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William Slim

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born
in The United Kingdom
August 06, 1891

died
December 14, 1970

gender
male


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Field Marshal William Joseph "Bill"[1] Slim, 1st Viscount Slim, KG, GCB, GCMG, GCVO, GBE, DSO, MC, KStJ was a British military commander and the 13th Governor-General of Australia. He fought in both the First World War and the Second World War and was wounded in action three times. He was later Governor-General of Australia, he was a popular choice as an authentic war hero who had fought with the Anzacs at Gallipoli.


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“In battle nothing is ever as good or as bad as the first reports of excited men would have it.”
William Slim