The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Oliver Boone Bucher

Bucher, Oliver Boone


* 5th of December 1890

† 17th of March 1962

(Regular Army)


1940-08-18 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-12-24 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1943-06-24 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-03-31 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)


1942-XX-XX Commanding Officer ? Coast Artillery Regiment
1943-XX-XX Commanding Officer 117th Coast Artillery Group
1943-XX-XX Commanding Officer 29th Antiaircraft Group
1943-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Commandant Antiaircraft Artillery Training Center Camp Callen
1944-XX-XX 1946-XX-XX Commanding General Caribbean Defense Command
1947-XX-XX 1950-XX-XX Commandant of Cadets, Virginia Military Institute
1950-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: From: "The Bomb", 1950