The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Louis-Germain Girol

Girol, Louis-Germain


* 10th of November 1878

† 14th of January 1965


1927-06-25 Lieutenant-Colonel
1932-03-25 Colonel
1936-05-28 Brigadier-General


1930-05-05 Deputy Chief of Staff, 20th Military Region
1932-XX-XX Commanding Officer 26th Infantry Regiment
1935-XX-XX Chief of Staff, 5th Military Region
1935-11-21 1936-05-28 Temporary Commanding Officer Infantry, 5th Infantry Division
1936-05-28 1938-11-10 Commanding Officer Infantry, 5th Infantry Division
1938-11-10 Retired
1939-09-02 Recalled
1939-09-02 1939-10-31 Commanding Officer Defence of Belfort
1939-11-01 1940-03-16 General Officer Commanding Defnce Sector Altkirch
1940-03-16 1940-06-20 Commanding Officer Defence Sector Belfort
1940-XX-XX Retired
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