|Alexander Hugh Gatehouse|
|Born||20 May 1895|
|Years of service||1914–1947|
Royal Tank Corps
|Commands held||Mechanisation Experimental Establishment
4th Armoured Brigade
10th Armoured Division
|Battles/wars||World War I
World War II
|Awards||Distinguished Service Order & bar
He served in World War II as deputy commander of the 7th Armoured Brigade in the Western Desert from 1940, as commander of the 4th Armoured Brigade in the Western Desert from 1941 and as General Officer Commanding 10th Armoured Division from June 1942. Having led the 10th Armoured Division at the Battle of Alam el Halfa in September 1942 and then the Second Battle of El Alamein in October 1942 he became major-general in charge of administration at Washington D. C. at the end of the year and military attaché in Moscow in 1944 before retiring in 1947.
- Mead, Richard (2007). Churchill's Lions: A Biographical Guide to the Key British Generals of World War II. Stroud: Spellmount. ISBN 978-1-86227-431-0.
- Smart, Nick (2005). Biographical Dictionary of British Generals of the Second World War. Barnesley: Pen & Sword. ISBN 1844150496.
|GOC 1st Armoured Division
|GOC 10th Armoured Division