The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Dante Lorenzelli

Lorenzelli, Dante


* 21st of August 1884

† 2nd of July 1954


1937-07-01 Brigadier-General
1940-05-31 Major-General (Seniority from 1940-01-01)


Commanding Officer 3rd Bersaglieri Regiment
1938-04-20 Commanding Officer 4th Territorial Defence Sector
1938-04-20 1939-09-01 Deputy General Officer Commanding 1st Infantry Division "Superga"
1939-09-01 1939-10-01 Chief of Staff, 1st Army
1939-10-01 1940-09-10 General Officer Commanding 22nd Infantry Division "Cacciatori delle Alpi" [France]
1940-09-10 1942-12-24 General Officer Commanding 1st Infantry Division "Superga"
1942-12-24 1943-XX-XX Attached to the Ministry of War
Picture source: Courtesy of Giovanni Pinna