The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Fay Brink Prickett

Prickett, Fay Brink


* 29th of April 1893

† 18th of December 1982

(Regular Army)


1937-09-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-06-26 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-03-12 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1944-01-14 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1944-12-01 Colonel
1946-06-30 Termination of rank Major-General (Army of the United States)


1937-07-02 1941-06-25 Commanding Officer Field Artillery Detachment, US Military Academy West Point
1941-07-01 1942-11-30 Member of the Field Artillery Board
1941-12-01 1942-02-21 Army Artillery Officer, Governors Island,New York
1942-02-22 1943-08-21 Commanding Officer Artillery, 4th Infantry Division
1943-08-22 1945-01-23 Commanding General 75th Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1945-01-26 1945-05-10 Deputy Commanding General XXI Corps [Northwestern Europe]
1945-05-11 1945-09-07 Commanding General 10th Armored Division [Germany]
1945-09-08 1946-03-15 Commanding General 4th Armored Division [Germany]
1946-03-16 1947-12-15 Commanding Officer 1st Us constabulary Brigade [Germany]
1948-01-10 1948-07-06 Commanding General Pennsylvania Military District
1948-07-07 1952-XX-XX Deputy Inspector-General of the Army
1949-XX-XX Chief of Inspections Division, Office of the Inspector-General of the Army
1953-04-XX Retired
Picture source: "Pictorial history of the 75th Infantry Division, 1944-1945 campaigns: photographic cavalcade", 1946