The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Hein ter Poorten

Poorten, Hein ter

Major-General

* 21st of November 1887

† 15th of January 1968

Promotions

1935-07-28 Lieutenant-Colonel
1936-04-29 Colonel
1937-09-13 Major-General

Service

1936-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX Inspector of Artillery, Dutch East Indies
1939-07-26 1941-10-13 Chief KNIL General Staff [Dutch East India]
1941-10-14 1942-03-09 Commander in Chief Dutch East Indies
1942-XX-XX Commander in Chief American-British-Dutch-Australian Land Forces
1942-03-09 1945-XX-XX Prisoner of War
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