The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Marshal José Pessôa Cavalcanti de Albuquerque

Cavalcanti de Albuquerque, José Pessôa

Marshal

* 12th of September 1885

† 16th of August 1959

Promotions

1927-XX-XX Lieutenant-Colonel
1929-XX-XX Colonel
1933-XX-XX Brigadier-General
1940-05-XX Major-General
1949-09-12 General
1953-01-XX Marshal

Service

1930-XX-XX 1934-XX-XX Commandant of the Royal Military School
1934-XX-XX 1938-XX-XX Commanding Officer Coast Artillery District, 1st Military Region
1938-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 9th Military Region
1939-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Inspector of Cavalry
1946-XX-XX 1947-XX-XX Military-Attaché to Great Britain
1948-07-XX 1949-09-12 General Officer Commander in Chief Southern Military Zone
1949-09-12 Retired
Picture source: http://www.aman.ensino.eb.br/images/stories/avancado/mar_jos_pessoa.png