The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Merrick Gay Jr. Estabrook

Estabrook, Merrick Gay Jr.


* 12th of July 1886

† 19th of December 1947



1940-03-01 Lieutenant-Colonel (Temporary)
1940-11-29 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-07-15 Colonel (Temporary)
1942-02-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1943-09-17 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1944-08-31 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1939-09-11 1944-02-12 Commanding Officer Patterson Field, Ohio
1939-09-11 1943-02-01 Commanding Officer Fairfield Air Depot, Ohio
1943-02-01 1943-05-17 Commanding Officer Fairfield Air Depot Control Area Command and Patterson Field, Ohio
1943-05-17 1944-02-12 Commanding Officer Fairfield Air Service Command
1944-02-12 1944-08-31 Attached to Headquarters Air Service Command
1944-08-31 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Shawn M. Bohannon