The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Robert Marks Bathurst

Bathurst, Robert Marks


* 28th of August 1893

† 15th of April 1964

(Regular Army)


1940-05-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-12-11 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1944-05-24 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1945-12-28 Colonel
1948-01-24 Brigadier-General


1939-09-15 1941-10-01 Commanding Officer 1st Battalion, 11th Field Artillery Regiment
1939-09-15 1941-10-01 Executive Officer, 11th Field Artillery Regiment
1941-10-02 1942-02-15 Commanding Officer 90th Field Artillery Battalion
1942-02-16 1943-09-01 Deputy Chief of Staff, Hawaiian Department
1943-09-02 1944-06-19 Chief of Staff, Western Defense Command
1944-06-20 1946-09-XX Chief of Staff, Alaska Department
1946-09-XX 1946-12-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, 3rd Infantry Division
1946-12-XX 1948-08-XX Assistant Deputy Commander Army Field Force
1948-08-XX 1949-07-XX Attached to the Office of Joint Chiefs of Staff
1949-07-XX 1950-06-XX Attached to the Military Staff Committee, United Nations
1950-06-XX Commanding General Service & CGD
1950-XX-XX 1953-XX-XX Commanding General US Army Forces Antilles
1953-01-31 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley