The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General James Edward Moore

Moore, James Edward


* 29th of November 1902

† 28th of January 1986

(Regular Army)


1942-01-06 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-03-04 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1944-01-27 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1945-04-12 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1946-06-30 Termination of rank Major-General (Army of the United States)
1947-06-12 Lieutenant-Colonel


1941-04-01 1942-03-07 Attached to Budget & Legislative Branch, War Department General Staff
1942-03-08 1942-05-17 Chief of Staff, 35th Infantry Division
1942-05-22 1943-08-04 Chief of Staff, 30th Infantry Division
1943-08-10 1943-09-30 Chief of Staff, XII Corps
1943-10-13 1944-05-XX Chief of Staff 4th Army
1944-05-XX 1945-09-30 Chief of Staff, 9th Army [Northwestern Europe]
1945-10-01 1946-09-24 Chief of Staff, 2nd Army
1946-09-25 1946-12-31 Deputy Chief of Staff, 2nd Army
1947-01-01 1947-02-28 Attached to Army Ground Forces
1947-03-01 1948-03-29 Commanding General Southern Sector Pacific
1948-05-12 1950-10-24 Secretary to the General Staff, Department of the Army
1950-XX-XX 1951-XX-XX Commanding General 10th Infantry Division
1953-XX-XX Commanding General Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania
1953-04-20 1955-02-05 Commandant of the Army War College
1955-XX-XX 1958-XX-XX Commanding General Ryukyus Command
1958-06-01 1959-10-31 Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations US Army
1959-11-01 1963-06-30 Chief of Staff, Supreme Headquarter Allied Powers Europe
1963-06-30 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, December 1987" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.