The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Taddeo Orlando

Orlando, Taddeo


* 23rd of June 1885

† 1950


1918-10-XX Lieutenant-Colonel
1930-11-20 Colonel
1937-07-01 Brigadier-General
1940-01-01 Major-General
1943-04-08 Lieutenant-General


1937-09-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, XX Corps
1938-06-XX 1939-11-XX Chief of Staff, 3rd Army
1939-11-XX Deputy Chief of the Army General Staff
1940-03-07 General Officer Commanding 21st Infantry Division "Granatieri di Sardegna"
1942-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX General Officer Commanding XXXI Corps
1943-XX-XX General Officer Commanding XX Corps [North Africa]
1943-XX-XX Prisoner of War
1944-XX-XX Minister of War
1944-07-21 1945-03-06 Commander in Chief Royal Carabinieri
Picture source: Courtesy of Anonymous