The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Herbert Ludwell Earnest

Earnest, Herbert Ludwell


* 11th of November 1895

† 11th of June 1970

(Regular Army)


1940-08-18 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-12-24 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1943-02-03 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1945-05-03 Major-General (Army of the United States)


1942-06-XX 1942-12-XX Executive Officer, Tank Destroyer Center, Camp Hood, Texas
1942-12-XX 1944-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Tank Destroyer Brigade
1944-XX-XX Commanding Officer Task Force A [Northwestern Europe]
1944-12-03 1945-01-22 Commanding Officer Combat Command A, 4th Armored Division [Northwestern Europe]
1945-03-02 1945-12-27 Commanding General 90th Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1947-XX-XX Retired
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