The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Edward Sedley Bres

Bres, Edward Sedley


* 15th of September 1888

† 1967

(Officers' Reserve Corps)


1923-02-02 Lieutenant-Colonel (Officers' Reserve Corps)
1927-08-25 Colonel (Officers' Reserve Corps)
1946-07-16 Major-General (Army of the United States)


1923-03-21 1925-06-08 Commanding Officer IV Corps Engineer Headquarters
1926-10-27 1930-11-03 Commanding Officer 378th Engineer Regiment
1940-11-03 1941-08-30 Commanding Officer 312th Engineer Regiment
1941-09-XX 1941-12-XX Construction Quartermaster, Camp Cooke, California
1941-12-XX 1942-02-XX District Engineer, Los Angeles
1944-03-14 1944-06-05 Commander Base 1, Base Section (Australia), Services of Supply
1945-10-15 1947-11-30 Chief of the Army Reserve
1947-XX-XX 1950-XX-XX Secretary, Army Personnel Board
1950-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: From "Chiefs of the Army Reserve : biographical sketches of the United States Army Reserve's senior officers" by David E. Hilkert, 2004