The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Urban Niblo

Niblo, Urban


* 20th of November 1897

† 11th of August 1957

(Regular Army)


1941-09-15 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-02-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-12-11 Lieutenant-Colonel
1944-11-10 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1948-03-11 Colonel
1949-07-22 Brigadier-General


1941-01-30 1941-10-06 Ordnance Executive Officer, Fort Bragg, North Carolina
1941-10-07 1942-03-30 Post Ordnance Officer, Fort Sill, Oklahoma
1942-04-XX 1943-02-XX Ordnance Officer, II Corps [United Kingdom - North Africa]
1943-02-XX 1945-06-XX Army Ordnance Commander, 5th Army [Italy]
1945-06-XX 1945-08-31 Chief Ordnance Officer, Mediterranean Theater of Operations
1945-10-25 1946-06-30 Ordnance Officer, 4th Army
1946-09-27 Chief Ordnance Officer, US Army Forces Pacific
1952-XX-XX 1953-XX-XX Ordnance Officer, Office of the Chief of Army Field Forces
1955-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley