The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General John Ter Bush Bissell

Bissell, John Ter Bush


* 18th of November 1893

† 14th of July 1976

(Regular Army)


1940-08-30 Lieutenant-Colonel
1942-02-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1944-11-10 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-02-27 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-02-28 Colonel
1948-08-16 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1943-03-30 Attached to G-2 Counter-Intelligence, War Department General Staff
1943-03-31 1943-06-03 Attending the Advance Class, Fort Sill, Oklahoma
1943-06-04 1943-12-30 Commanding Officer 112th Field Artillery Group
1943-12-31 1944-05-14 Commanding General Artillery, XXI Corps
1944-05-20 1945-08-02 Commanding Officer Artillery, 89th Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1946-02-28 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, June 1981" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.