The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Gerald Clark Brant

Brant, Gerald Clark


* 29th of June 1880

† 5th of August 1958



1928-09-27 Lieutenant-Colonel
1935-03-02 Colonel (Temporary)
1935-08-01 Colonel
1936-01-09 Brigadier-General (Temporary)
1938-02-28 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Temporary)
1940-10-01 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1941-07-11 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1944-05-31 Major-General (Retired)


1927-11-01 1929-11-11 Commanding Officer Crissy Field, San Fancisco, California
1927-12-06 1930-01-29 Member of the Joint Army & Navy Planning Committee
1929-11-12 1930-01-29 Special duty at Headquarters 9th Corps Area
1930-02-15 1930-04-26 Executive Officer, 9th Observation Group
1930-04-26 1930-05-22 Commanding Officer Defense Forces, Joint Air Corps & Anti-Aircraft Maneuvers
1930-05-24 1930-05-28 Commanding Officer Defense Air Force, Joint Army & Navy Minor Maneuvers
1930-06-04 1930-06-17 Special duty at Office of the Assistant Secretary of War
1930-11-26 1931-02-28 Air Officer, Hawaiian Department
1931-03-01 1934-08-16 Commanding Officer 18th Composite Wing
1934-11-15 1935-02-04 Commanding Officer 12th Observation Group
1935-03-01 1937-02-28 Commanding General 3d Wing
1937-03-01 1938-02-28 Commanding General 2d Wing
1938-03-01 1940-XX-XX Commandant of the Air Corps Technical Schools
1940-10-24 1941-09-22 Commanding General Gulf Coast Flight Training Center
1941-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Commanding General Newfoundland Base Command
1944-01-XX 1944-05-XX Commanding General US Army Air Forces Central Fligth Training Command
1944-05-31 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Shawn M. Bohannon