The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Don Emerson Carleton

Carleton, Don Emerson


* 22nd of October 1899

† 19th of August 1977

(Regular Army)


1941-12-24 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-09-17 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1944-09-06 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-03-31 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-07-03 Lieutenant-Colonel


1943-XX-XX Chief of Staff, 3rd Infantry Division
Chief of Staff, VI Corps
1945-XX-XX Chief of Staff, 5th Army [Italy]
1945-XX-XX 1946-XX-XX Chief of Staff, 3rd Army
1954-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: From "History of the Third Infantry Division in World War II", 1947