The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Harry McKenzie Roper

Roper, Harry McKenzie


* 30th of July 1901

† 19th of December 1982

(Regular Army)


1941-12-24 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-07-20 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1945-06-06 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-02-28 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-06-12 Lieutenant-Colonel
1948-03-11 Colonel


1941-XX-XX 1942-02-01 Secretary, Field Artillery School
1942-02-01 1942-08-01 Executive Officer, Field Artillery School
1942-08-01 1942-10-24 Assistant Chief of Staff (G-3), Amphibious Corps, Atlantic Fleet
1942-11-08 1942-12-11 Attached to 3rd Infantry Division
1943-02-01 1943-03-01 Chief of Staff, 3rd Infantry Division
1943-03-15 1944-08-20 Chief of Staff, X Corps [Australia - New Guinea]
1944-08-21 1946-01-31 Commanding Officer Artillery, X Corps [New Guinea - Philippines - Japan]
1946-03-15 1946-12-31 Deputy to the Commanding General Manhattan Project
1947-02-01 1949-08-01 Deputy Chief of Staff, Army Forces South West Pacific
1949-08-01 Member of Faculty, Armed Forces Staff College
1951-XX-XX 1952-XX-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, 7th Infantry Division [Korea]
1953-XX-XX Army Member of the Military Liaison Committee to the Atomic Energy Commission
1953-XX-XX Deputy Assistant Chief of Staff for Operations (G-3), US Army
1955-08-XX Retired