The Generals of WWII

Generals from Brazil Flag for Brazil
Portrait of Lieutenant-General Valentim Benício da Silva

Silva, Valentim Benício da


* 14th of February 1883

† 23rd of August 1958


1931-04-30 Lieutenant-Colonel
1932-12-29 Colonel (Dated back to 1932-11-05)
1937-11-15 Brigadier-General
1943-06-19 Major-General


1931-05-28 1933-01-04 Commanding Officer Cavalry School Regiment
1938-12-01 1942-05-26 Secretary-General of the Army
1944-01-20 1945-11-22 General Officer Commanding 1st Military Region
1946-XX-XX Military Attaché to Washington
1946-XX-XX Brazilian Delegation to the Inter-Amaerican Defence Board
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