The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Lester Delong Flory

Flory, Lester Delong


* 10th of June 1899

† 2nd of January 1990

(Regular Army)


1941-09-15 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-02-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-12-11 Lieutenant-Colonel
1944-01-17 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-03-31 Termination of rank Brigadier-General
1948-03-11 Colonel
1949-07-01 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1940-10-XX 1941-10-XX Member of the US Military Mission to Brazil
1941-11-XX 1942-01-XX S-4, Camp Davis, North Carolina
1942-01-24 1942-03-09 Attached to Office of the Assistant Chief of Staff (G-4), War Department General Staff
1942-03-XX 1942-09-XX Chief of Planning Branch, Operations Division, Army Service Forces
1942-09-XX 1943-05-20 Chief of Mobilization Branch, Operations Division, Army Service Forces
1943-05-21 1943-07-01 Attending the Cadre Course 19th Anti-Aircraft Artillery School, Camp Davis, North Carolina
1943-07-03 1943-07-14 Attending a Course for Anti-Aircraft Staff Officers, Army Air Force School of Applied Tactics
1943-08-06 1943-09-04 Attending the Naval War College
1943-09-10 1945-01-03 Commanding Officer 63rd Anti-Aircraft Artillery Brigade [North West Europe - Italy]
1945-XX-XX 1945-07-06 Acting Deputy Chief of US Group, Control Council for Austria
1945-07-07 1946-08-12 Chief of US Element, Allied Commission for Austria Section, US Forces in Austria
1945-07-07 1946-08-12 Assistant to Deputy Commanding General US Forces in Austria
1946-11-XX 1949-06-30 Deputy President of Army Field Forces Board 4, Fort Bliss, Texas
1949-06-30 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, January 1993" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.