The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General Pedro Aurélio de Góes Monteiro

Góes Monteiro, Pedro Aurélio de


* 12th of December 1889

† 26th of October 1956

(Pedro Aurélio de Góis Monteiro)


1929-07-25 Lieutenant-Colonel
1931-03-10 Colonel
1931-05-07 Brigadier-General
1932-10-06 Major-General
1946-09-26 General


1927-XX-XX 1930-01-XX Chief of Cabinet, Directorate of Military Aviation
1930-01-XX 1931-05-XX Commanding Officer 3rd Independent Cavalry Regiment
1931-05-XX 1932-06-XX General Officer Commanding 2nd Military Region
1932-07-XX 1934-01-18 General Officer Commanding 1st Military Region
1934-01-18 1934-05-07 Minister of War
1937-07-02 1943-12-27 Chief of the General Staff
1944-01-XX 1945-08-03 Member of the Brazilian Delegation to the Commission for Defence of the South America
1945-08-03 1945-10-29 Minister of War
1945-10-31 1946-10-15 Minister of War
1951-02-15 1952-12-01 Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces
1952-12-XX 1956-10-26 Member of the Supreme Military Tribunal
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley