The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Francis Gerard Brink

Brink, Francis Gerard


* 22nd of August 1893

† 24th of June 1952

(Regular Army)


1941-02-04 Lieutenant-Colonel
1942-01-30 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1944-11-09 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1947-04-25 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1948-03-11 Colonel


1941-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Burma
1942-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX US China-Burma-India Theater of Operations
1944-07-10 1945-07-10 Chief of Operations, South-East Asia Command
Chief of Ohio Military District
1950-10-10 1952-06-24 Chief of the Military Assistance Advisory Group in Indochina
1952-06-24 Committed suicide
Picture source: Courtesy of Beau Wright