The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General William Rudolph Gruber

Gruber, William Rudolph


* 17th of December 1890

† 27th of January 1979

(Regular Army)


1935-08-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-06-26 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-02-16 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-07-01 Colonel
1946-08-31 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1936-07-01 1937-06-30 Commanding Officer 36th Field Artillery Regiment
1937-10-23 1938-08-01 Commanding Officer 1st Battalion, 36th Field Artillery Regiment
1939-09-05 1939-10-20 Commanding Officer 7th Field Artillery Regiment
1941-XX-XX Acting Chief of Staff, Hawaiian Division
1941-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Commanding Officer 85th Field Artillery Regiment
1942-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, 38th Infantry Division
1944-XX-XX 1946-XX-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, 24th Infantry Division
1946-08-31 Retired