The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Walter Campbell Baker

Baker, Walter Campbell


* 22nd of September 1877

† 20th of February 1957

(Regular Army)


1924-05-07 Lieutenant-Colonel
1933-12-01 Colonel
1937-05-24 Major-General


1927-XX-XX 1929-XX-XX Commandant of the Chemical Warfare School
1937-05-24 1941-04-30 Chief of the Chemical Corps, War Department
1941-04-30 Retired
1941-06-06 Recalled
1942-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Member of the War Production Board
1944-02-10 Retired
Picture source: From: 'The Chemical Warfare Service; organizing for war' by Leo P. Brophy & George J. B. Fisher, 1959