The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General James Ezekiel Edmonds

Edmonds, James Ezekiel


* 17th of December 1879

† 16th of July 1969

(National Guard)


1918-07-31 Lieutenant-Colonel (National Army)
1919-09-15 Termination of rank Lieutenant-Colonel (National Army)
1919-11-24 Colonel (Officers' Reserve Corps)
1923-11-10 Colonel (Louisiana National Guard)
1926-03-10 Termination of rank Colonel (Officers' Reserve Corps)
1926-03-10 Termination of rank Colonel (Louisiana National Guard)
1927-02-27 Colonel (Louisiana National Guard)
1936-05-20 Brigadier-General (Louisiana National Guard)
1939-11-12 Major-General (Louisiana National Guard)
1940-02-07 Major-General (National Guard of the United States)
1941-01-06 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1948-06-29 Major-General (Retired)


1927-02-27 1936-05-19 Commanding Officer 108th Cavalry Regiment
1939-10-XX 1940-10-XX Commanding General 23rd Cavalry Division
1941-01-20 1943-XX-XX Commanding General Camp Lee, Virginea
Picture source: From: "The American Legion Magazine. November, 1956"