The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Lowell Ward Rooks

Rooks, Lowell Ward


* 11th of April 1893

† 17th of January 1973

(Regular Army)


1940-07-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-12-24 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-07-29 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1943-06-03 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1945-12-31 Major-General (Retired)


1941-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Chief of Ground Forces Training Division, Army War College
1942-03-XX 1942-06-XX Chief of Training Division, Army Ground Forces
1942-06-XX 1942-12-13 Chief of Staff, II Corps
1942-12-13 1944-01-26 Assistant Chief of Staff (G-3), Allied Force Headquarters [North Africa]
1943-02-04 1943-05-08 Assistant Chief of Staff (G-3), US North African Theater of Operations
1944-01-26 Deputy Chief of Staff, Allied Force Headquarters
1945-02-XX 1945-03-02 Commanding General 90th Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1945-03-XX 1945-XX-XX Deputy Assistant Chief of Staff (G-3), Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force
1945-07-18 1945-11-23 Assistant Chief of Staff (G-3), US Forces European Theater
1945-12-XX Retired
1945-XX-XX 1947-XX-XX General-Director United Nations Relief & Rehabilitation Administration