The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Rex Webb Beasley

Beasley, Rex Webb


* 16th of October 1892

† 26th of February 1961

(Regular Army)


1940-06-26 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-12-11 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-04-28 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1945-12-28 Colonel
1946-03-05 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1948-04-08 Brigadier-General
1949-03-19 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1949-10-31 Major-General (Retired)


1938-07-29 1942-02-17 Attached to Office of the Chief of Field Artillery
1942-03-04 1942-04-30 Attending the General Officer Course, Field Artillery School
1942-05-01 1945-12-31 Commanding Officer Artillery, 81st Infantry Division
1946-12-01 1949-03-01 Military Government Officer, 8th Army [Japan]
1949-03-02 1952-10-31 Assistant Chief of Staff for Research & Developments, Army Field Forces
1949-03-02 1952-10-31 Chief of Staff, Research & Development Section, Office of the Chief of Army Field Forces
1952-10-31 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, January 1962" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.