The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Georges-Edmond-Lucien Barré

Barré, Georges-Edmond-Lucien

Lieutenant-General

* 26th of November 1886

† 22nd of January 1970

Promotions

1932-09-25 Lieutenant-Colonel
1936-06-24 Colonel
1939-12-25 Brigadier-General
1942-01-20 Major-General
1943-03-25 Lieutenant-General

Service

1931-02-21 1933-04-06 Attached to 3rd Bureau, General Staff
1933-04-06 1936-06-29 Chief of Staff Personnel Section, General Staff
1936-XX-XX 1938-XX-XX Commanding Officer 5th Moroccan Tirailleurs Regiment
1939-08-30 1939-09-04 Chief of Staff, XIX Corps
1939-09-04 1940-03-16 Chief of Staff, Southern Tunisia Front
1940-03-16 1940-06-25 General Officer Commanding 7th North African Division
1940-07-01 1940-08-28 Commanding Officer Department Dordogne
1940-08-28 1940-11-02 Head of the French Delegation to the Italian Sub-Commission for Demilitarization of the Libyan Border Zone
1940-11-02 1942-02-07 Chief of Staff, 19th Military Region
1942-02-07 1943-08-11 General Officer Commander in Chief Tunisia
1943-08-11 1945-11-26 At disposal
1945-11-26 Retired