The Generals of WWII

Generals from Brazil Flag for Brazil
Portrait of Brigadier-General Firmo Freire do Nascimento

Freire do Nascimento, Firmo

Brigadier-General

* 1st of December 1881

† 1961

Promotions

1927-XX-XX Lieutenant-Colonel
1929-XX-XX Colonel
1937-XX-XX Brigadier-General

Service

1932-07-09 1933-12-25 Commanding Officer 19th Recruiment District
1938-10-27 1939-02-27 General Officer Commanding 2nd Division
Chief of Staff 2nd Military Region
Chief of Staff 3rd Military Region
1939-07-27 1940-06-21 General Officer Commanding 7th Military Region
1942-09-18 1945-10-28 Head of the Military Cabinet
Acting General Officer Commanding 5th Military Region
Chief General Staff
Picture source: http://www.pindavale.com.br/12brigada/images/comandante14.jpg