The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Edward Moses Morris

Morris, Edward Moses


* 21st of December 1895

† 19th of January 1969



1940-11-16 Lieutenant-Colonel (Temporary)
1941-04-18 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1941-10-15 Lieutenant-Colonel
1942-01-05 Colonel (Temporary)
1942-02-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-09-15 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1945-12-31 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1940-02-01 1941-01-17 Commanding Officer 8th Pursuit Group
1941-XX-XX Commanding Officer 7th Pursuit Wing
1941-07-XX Commanding Officer of the First Echelon, Task Force 4 (INDIGO-1)
1941-08-06 1942-10-19 Commanding Officer US Army Air Forces in Iceland
1942-12-05 1942-12-18 Commanding General Seattle Air Defense Wing
1943-01-06 1943-03-18 Commanding General Los Angeles Air Defense Wing
1943-03-18 1943-12-04 Commanding General 4th Fighter Command
1944-01-03 1944-09-12 Commanding General 12th Fighter Command [North Africa - Italy]
1945-XX-XX Commanding General 318th Fighter Wing
1945-05-19 1945-07-06 Commanding General 4th Air Force
1945-12-31 Retired
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