The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Frederic Harrison Smith

Smith, Frederic Harrison


* 30th of May 1879

† 17th of January 1961

(Regular Army)


1926-11-13 Lieutenant-Colonel
1934-10-01 Colonel
1937-07-01 Brigadier-General
1940-10-02 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1941-07-01 Major-General


1926-04-11 1928-07-19 Military Attaché to Turkey
1928-08-17 1928-08-21 Attached to the Office of the Assistant Chief of Staff (G-2), War Department General Staff
1928-08-22 1928-10-06 Attached to the Office of the Chief of Coast Artillery
1928-10-06 1930-12-XX Adjutant-General, District of Columbia Militia
1930-12-XX 1931-03-XX Attending a Refresher Course, Coast Artillery School
1931-03-XX 1934-06-XX Commanding Officer 69th Coast Artillery Regiment
1934-06-28 1935-09-XX Assistant Chief of Staff (G-4), Panama Canal Department
1935-09-XX 1937-10-XX Chief of Staff, Panama Canal Department
1937-10-XX 1938-10-XX Commanding Officer Pacific Sector, Panama Canal Department
1938-11-22 1940-12-31 Commanding General 3rd Coast Artillery District
1938-11-22 1940-12-31 Commandant of the Coast Artillery School
1941-01-01 1941-07-31 Commanding General VII Corps
1941-08-01 1943-02-01 Commanding General Camp Davis, North Carolina
1943-05-31 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, October 1961" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.