The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Aristóteles de Souza Dantas

Souza Dantas, Aristóteles de


* 9th of June 1894


1937-05-24 Lieutenant-Colonel
1940-08-25 Colonel
1944-03-31 Brigadier-General
1948-10-11 Major-General


1937-07-10 1938-02-16 Commanding Officer 4th Cavalry Regiment
1944-01-22 1944-11-28 General Officer Commanding 1st Cavalry Division
1945-12-27 1946-11-25 Commandant of Resende Military School
1947-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 6th Military District
1948-11-23 1949-03-05 Head of the Military Police Antigo Federal District
1952-04-01 1954-06-07 General Officer Commanding 1st Milirtary Region
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley