The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Lucien Loizeau

Loizeau, Lucien

Lieutenant-General

* 9th of April 1879

† 6th of June 1978

Promotions

1932-10-04 Brigadier-General
1936-06-03 Major-General
1939-04-01 Lieutenant-General

Service

1932-04-07 1933-12-12 Deputy Commandant of L'École Supérieure de Guerre
1933-12-12 1936-01-01 Deputy Chief General Staff Army
1936-01-01 1939-04-01 General Officer Commanding 12th Infantry Division
1939-04-01 1939-09-02 General Officer Commanding 6th Military Region
1939-04-01 1939-09-02 Military Governor of Metz
1939-09-02 1940-06-20 General Officer Commanding VI Corps
1940-06-20 1945-05-09 Prisoner of War
1945-07-15 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy by Frederic Dumait