The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Francesco Antonio Arena

Arena, Francesco Antonio

Major-General

* 27th of March 1889

† April 1945

Promotions

1936-12-31 Colonel
1942-01-01 Brigadier-General
1942-08-16 Temporary Major-General : Commanding Officer 51st Infantry Regiment "Alpi"

Service

1942-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 132nd Armoured Division "Ariete" [North Africa]
General Officer Commanding 132nd Armoured Division "Ariete"
1943-XX-XX At disposal of the Ministry of War
1943-03-15 1943-09-XX General Officer Commanding 36th Infantry Division "Forli" [Greece]
1943-09-XX 1945-04-XX Prisoner of War [Germany]
1945-04-XX Killed by the Russians in unknown circumstances
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