The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Jean-Baptiste-Henri Baurès

Baurès, Jean-Baptiste-Henri


* 26th of February 1889

† 25th of September 1957


1937-06-24 Colonel
1940-07-22 Brigadier-General
1942-02-20 Major-General


1934-09-07 Head of 1st Bureau, General Staff
1934-09-07 1935-07-15 Attached to Centre des Hautes Études Militaires
1935-07-15 Attached to the Staff of the Vice-President of the Supreme War Council
1936-XX-XX 1938-06-XX Commanding Officer 106th Infantry Regiment
1938-06-XX 1939-XX-XX Instructor at École Supérieure de Guerre
1939-10-20 1939-11-11 Deputy Chief of Staff, 7th Army
1939-11-11 1940-05-17 Chief of Staff, 7th Army
1940-05-17 1940-07-01 Chief of Staff, 9th Army
Commandant of the Centre Technique d'Information