The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Harold Whittle Blakeley

Blakeley, Harold Whittle


* 29th of December 1893

† 10th of May 1966

(Regular Army)


1940-08-18 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-12-24 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-06-24 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1945-03-18 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1946-04-30 Major-General (Retired)


1941-XX-XX Commanding Officer 6th Field Artillery Regiment
1941-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, 5th Armored Division
1942-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Commanding Officer Combat Command A, 5th Armored Division
1944-XX-XX 1944-12-27 Commanding Officer Artillery, 4th Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1944-09-18 1944-09-21 Acting Commanding General 4th Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1944-12-27 1945-10-XX Commanding General 4th Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1946-04-30 Retired
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