The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Charles Douglas Yelverton Ostrom

Ostrom, Charles Douglas Yelverton


* 26th of April 1890

† 8th of February 1980

(Regular Army)


1938-07-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-10-14 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-02-16 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1945-11-01 Colonel
1945-11-30 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)


1939-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Instructor at Command & General Staff School
1943-XX-XX Commandant of Coast Artillery Seacoast Replacement Training Center Camp McQuade
1943-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Commanding Officer Southern Sector, Eastern Defense Command
1944-03-19 1950-04-30 Commanding Officer Harbor Defenses of New York
1950-XX-XX Retired