The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Marcel Dagnan

Dagnan, Marcel


* 8th of June 1885

† 20th of May 1978


1931-06-25 Lieutenant-Colonel
1936-03-25 Colonel
1940-06-25 Brigadier-General


1931-XX-XX Chief of Staff, French Equatorial African Group
1931-12-08 Attached to 52nd Indochinese Machine-Gun Regiment
1935-05-XX Inspector of Administrative Affairs in Tchad
1936-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Senegalese Tirailleurs Regiment
1938-XX-XX Commanding Officer Tchad
1939-XX-XX Commanding Officer 3rd Colonial Infantry Regiment
1939-XX-XX Commanding Officer Provisional Defence Sector Dagnan
1939-XX-XX 1939-11-14 Commanding Officer Provisional Defence Sector Sarre-Union
1939-11-14 1940-06-14 Commanding Officer Defence Sector La Sarre
1940-06-23 1941-09-XX Prisoner of War
1941-09-XX Released
1943-08-24 General Officer Commanding Division Dakar
1946-XX-XX Retired Top