The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General Jean-Etienne Valluy

Valluy, Jean-Etienne


* 15th of May 1899

† 4th of January 1970


1944-09-XX Brigadier-General
1946-03-25 Major-General
1947-02-20 Lieutenant-General
1956-11-XX General


Commanding Officer 7th Senegalese Tirailleurs Regiment
Chief of Staff to the Commander in Chief French West Africa
1943-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Director of Colonial Troops
1944-XX-XX Deputy Chief of Staff, 1st Army
1944-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Chief of Staff, 1st Army
1945-02-XX 1946-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 9th Colonial Division [Germany - Indochina]
1946-07-12 1947-02-10 General Officer Commanding Corps Expéditionnaire Extrême-Orient
1948-XX-XX 1952-XX-XX Inspector of Overseas Land Forces
1950-01-01 1951-12-31 Member of the Supreme War Council
1952-XX-XX 1953-XX-XX Assistant Chief of Staff Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe
1953-XX-XX 1956-XX-XX Head of the French Delegation at NATO Council
1956-10-01 1960-05-16 Commander in Chief Allied Forces Central Europe
Picture source: Courtesy of Anonymous