The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Marshal Euclides Zenóbio da Costa

Costa, Euclides Zenóbio da

Marshal

* 9th of May 1893

† 1963

Promotions

1934-XX-XX Lieutenant-Colonel
1938-XX-XX Colonel
1941-08-28 Brigadier-General
1946-05-10 Major-General
1952-08-28 Army General
1957-05-10 Marshal

Service

Commanding Officer 3rd Regiment
1935-XX-XX Commanding Officer of the Police Federal District
1941-08-28 1943-02-23 General Officer Commanding 8th Military Region
1943-04-13 1943-04-29 General Officer Commanding 2nd Division
1944-03-13 1945-XX-XX Commanding Officer Infantry 1st Division, Italy
1946-08-10 1952-03-31 General Officer Commanding 1st Military Region
1952-08-28 1953-XX-XX General Officer Commander in Chief Eastern Military Zone
1953-01-XX 1955-10-18 Inspector-General of the Army
1954-02-24 1954-08-28 Minister of War
1957-05-10 Retired
1958-XX-XX Ambassador to Paraguay
Picture source: http://www.pindavale.com.br/12brigada/images/comandante17.jpg