The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Glen Edgar Edgerton

Edgerton, Glen Edgar


* 17th of April 1887

† 9th of April 1976

(Regular Army)


1931-11-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1936-09-05 Colonel
1940-10-01 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-03-09 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1948-01-24 Major-General


1930-12-13 1933-09-01 District Engineer, Rock Island, Illinois
1933-09-04 1936-10-01 Assistant to Chief of Engineers
1936-10-13 1940-07-07 Engineer of Maintenance, Panama Canal
1937-08-XX 1938-09-XX Department Engineer, Panama Canal Department
1940-07-08 1944-05-19 Governor of Panama Canal
1944-05-31 1945-04-19 Director of International Division, Army Service Forces
1945-04-20 1945-08-31 Deputy Director of Material, Army Service Forces
1945-09-01 1945-12-31 Director of Material, Army Service Forces
1946-03-08 1946-08-15 Associated Director of War Assets Administration
1946-08-16 1947-06-XX Director of China Office, United Nations Relief & Rehabilitation Administration
1947-06-XX 1948-07-16 Member of the Officers' Promotion Selection Boards, War Department
1948-07-17 1949-04-30 President of Beach Erosion Board
1949-04-30 Retired
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