The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Émile-Louis-Gabriel Brown de Colstoun

Brown de Colstoun, Émile-Louis-Gabriel


* 18th of September 1882

† 12th of November 1952


1930-09-25 Lieutenant-Colonel
1935-03-25 Colonel
1939-03-23 Brigadier-General


1934-XX-XX 1935-01-21 Staff Officer to the Vice-President of the Supreme War Council
1935-01-21 1935-XX-XX Attached to Centre des Hautes Études Militaire
1935-XX-XX 1938-03-01 Commanding Officer 8rd Dragoon Regiment
1938-03-01 1939-03-23 Temporary Commanding Officer 6th Cavalry Brigade
1939-03-23 1940-06-12 Commanding Officer 6th Cavalry Brigade
1940-06-12 1945-05-09 Prisoner of War
1940-09-18 Retired