Definitions for "Alphonse Joseph Georges"
Alphonse Joseph Georges (Allier - Montlṳon, August 15, 1875 РApril 24, 1951) was a French army officer. He was commander of the North East Front in 1939 and 1940. Opposing the plan by supreme commander Maurice Gamelin to move the best allied forces into the Low Countries, he was overruled by his superior.