The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Wilhelm von Tangen Hansteen

Hansteen, Wilhelm von Tangen

Major-General

* 11th of June 1896

† 6th of September 1980

Service

1937-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Military Attaché to Helsinki
1942-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Commander in Chief Armed Forces
1944-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Deputy Commander in Chief Armed Forces
1945-XX-XX 1946-XX-XX Inspector-General Local Defence Forces
1946-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX Commander in Chief Norwegian Forces in Germany
1948-XX-XX 1956-XX-XX Commander in Chief Army
1951-XX-XX 1953-XX-XX Commander in Chief NATO Forces in Norway
1956-XX-XX 1966-XX-XX General War Commissioner
Picture source: Courtesy of Øyvind Isachsen