Bruce Brealey

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Bruce Brealey
Born 1959
Allegiance United Kingdom
Service/branch British Army
Years of service 1984 –
Rank Major General
Commands held Theatre Troops
Battles/wars Iraq War
Awards Companion of the Order of the Bath

Major General Bruce Brealey CB (born 8 February 1959) is a British Army officer who served as Deputy Commanding General of the Multi-National Corps – Iraq from 2007 to 2008.

Military career[edit]

Educated at St Olave's Grammar School in Orpington,[1] Brealey was commissioned into the Royal Artillery in 1984.[2] He became Commander, Royal Artillery in December 2002, Assistant Chief of Staff, Plans at the Ministry of Defence in January 2005 and Deputy Commanding General of the Multi-National Corps – Iraq in October 2007.[3] He went on to be General Officer Commanding, Theatre Troops in November 2008 and Director-General, Capability in November 2011.[3]


  1. ^ Up with the movers and shakers Burton Mail, 14 January 2010
  2. ^ "No. 49646". The London Gazette (Supplement). 13 February 1984. p. 2097. 
  3. ^ a b Senior Army Appointments Archived July 5, 2015, at the Wayback Machine.
Military offices
Preceded by
Gerald Berragan
Deputy Commanding General Multi-National Corps – Iraq
Succeeded by
Richard Barrons
Preceded by
Hamish Rollo
General Officer Commanding, Theatre Troops
Succeeded by
Shaun Burley