Lieutenant General Peterson is a minor character in the 1983 James Bond film Octopussy. He was played by Canadian actor Bruce Boa.
Lieutenant General Peterson is the commanding officer at Feldstadt Airbase, located in the German state of Bavaria. At first, he seems to be very relaxed and naive while enjoying the circus performance together with Octopussy, Kamal Khan, Magda and his aide, Lieutenant Colonel Stewart. When Bond convinces him that there is a nuclear bomb inside the circus cannon later, he becomes very serious and professional.