The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Nino Salvatore Villa Santa

Villa Santa, Nino Salvatore


* 9th of June 1884

† 1960


1917-XX-XX Lieutenant-Colonel
1918-10-06 Colonel
1932-12-12 Brigadier-General
1937-01-01 Major-General
1939-08-XX Lieutenant-General


1920-XX-XX Chief of Office of Inspectorate of Infantry
Secretary to the Duke of Aosta
1924-XX-XX 1927-XX-XX Managing Director of Opera Nazionale di Assistenza all'Italia Redenta
1927-XX-XX 1929-XX-XX Commanding Officer 83rd Infantry Regiment "Venezia"
1929-XX-XX 1931-XX-XX Secretary to the Duke of Aosta
1931-XX-XX 1932-XX-XX Chief of Staff, Verona Corps
1932-XX-XX Commanding Officer 28th Infantry Brigade
Inspector of Mobilization -34: Commanding Officer 19th Brigade
1934-XX-XX 1935-XX-XX Commanding Officer Brigade Gavinana
1935-XX-XX 1938-06-XX General Officer Commanding 19th Infantry Division "Gavinana" [East Africa]
1938-06-XX 1939-08-XX Attached to Firenze Corps
1939-08-XX 1943-09-XX President of the Supreme Military Tribunal
Picture source: From "Generali Dell'Impero" by Vinicio Araldi, 1940