The Generals of WWII

Generals from Brazil Flag for Brazil
Portrait of General Pedro Aurélio de Góes Monteiro

Góes Monteiro, Pedro Aurélio de


* 12th of December 1889

† 26th of October 1956


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


1934-01-18 1934-05-07 Minister of War
1942-XX-XX 1942-10-20 Chief of the General Staff
1943-08-10 1943-12-17 Chief of the General Staff
1944-XX-XX 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
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley