The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Charles Manly Busbee

Busbee, Charles Manly


* 3rd of July 1893

† 19th of January 1970

(Regular Army)


1936-05-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-06-26 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-07-25 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1943-08-01 Colonel
1946-03-31 Termination of rank Brigadier-General


1935-10-25 1936-10-10 Commanding Officer 1st Battalion, 36th Field Artillery Regiment
1936-10-20 1940-11-30 Executive Officer, G-2 Division, War Department General Staff
1940-12-01 1941-03-31 S-3, 13th Field Artillery Regiment
1941-04-01 1941-05-20 Commanding Officer 5th Regiment, Field Artillery Training Center
1941-06-01 1941-12-09 Commanding Officer 79th Field Artillery Regiment
1941-12-10 1942-07-17 Assistant Chief of Staff (G-3), Eastern Defense Command
1941-12-10 1942-07-17 Assistant Chief of Staff (G-3), 2nd Army
1942-07-18 1946-03-13 Commanding Officer Artillery 102nd Infantry Division [North West Europe - Germany]
1946-05-09 1949-07-07 Professor of Military Science & Tactics, Iowa State College
1949-08-02 1953-XX-XX Adjutant-General Postal Office, US European Command
1953-07-31 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, July 1971" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.