The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Joseph-Jules-Marie Legendre

Legendre, Joseph-Jules-Marie

Lieutenant-General

* 20th of November 1877

† 10th of April 1964

Promotions

1931-04-24 Brigadier-General
1934-12-03 Major-General
1937-03-08 Lieutenant-General

Service

1930-06-29 1931-07-29 Attending Centre des Hautes Etudes Militaires
1931-07-29 1931-12-23 At disposal
1931-12-23 1932-07-19 Member of the Advisory Committee on Colonial Defence
1932-07-19 1935-02-28 Commanding Officer Artillery, Indochina
1935-02-28 1937-03-08 General Officer Commanding Artillery, Colonial Troops in France
1937-03-08 1939-05-05 General Officer Commander in Chief French West Africa
1939-07-25 1939-09-02 On leave
1939-09-02 1939-10-11 At disposal of the Commander in Chief
1939-10-11 1940-07-01 General Officer Commanding Depots, Colonial Troops in France