The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General William Francis Howe

Howe, William Francis


* 16th of December 1888

† 10th of November 1952

(National Guard)


1928-07-05 Lieutenant-Colonel (Massachusetts National Guard)
1934-12-08 Colonel (Massachusetts National Guard)
1939-12-28 Brigadier-General (Massachusetts National Guard)
1940-05-02 Brigadier-General (National Guard of the United States)
1941-01-16 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-08-31 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-09-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)


1934-12-04 1939-11-15 Commanding Officer 102nd Field Artillery Regiment
1939-11-16 1942-02-12 Commanding Officer 51st Field Artillery Brigade
1942-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Commandant of Army Training Schools Yale
1943-XX-XX Professor at Yale University