The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Henry Welles Baird

Baird, Henry Welles


* 13th of August 1881

† 10th of October 1963

(Regular Army)


1930-06-16 Lieutenant-Colonel
1935-08-01 Colonel
1940-10-01 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1941-07-11 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1942-11-29 Termination of rank Major-General (Army of the United States)
1948-10-28 Major-General (Retired)


1929-XX-XX 1935-XX-XX Instructor of Organized Reserves, Florida
1935-08-17 1937-XX-XX Executive Officer, 1st Cavalry Regiment
1937-XX-XX 1938-XX-XX Instructor of Organized Reserves, Maryland
1938-11-12 1940-07-15 Commanding Officer 1st Cavalry Regiment
1941-04-XX 1942-05-XX Commanding General 4th Armored Division
1942-11-30 Retired