The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Robert Morris Webster

Webster, Robert Morris


* 19th of October 1892

† 28th of February 1972



1941-07-15 Lieutenant-Colonel (Temporary)
1941-09-15 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-02-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-03-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)(Air Corps)
1942-09-18 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-12-11 Lieutenant-Colonel
1944-11-09 Major-General (Army of the United States)


1938-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Chief of Training Section, Office of the Chief of the Air Corps
1942-03-XX 1942-08-XX Attached to Operations Division, War Department General Staff
1942-10-02 1943-04-23 Commanding Officer 1st Air Support Command
1943-08-24 1944-09-01 Commanding Officer 42nd Bombardment Wing
1944-XX-XX Commanding General Allied Forces on Sardinia
1944-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Deputy Commanding General 12th Air Force
1945-08-XX 1946-07-XX Commanding General European Division, Air Transport Command
1946-07-XX 1946-09-19 Deputy Commanding General Air Transport Command
1946-09-20 1947-XX-XX Commanding General Air Transport Command
1947-07-16 1949-09-01 Commanding General 1st Air Force
1949-09-01 1950-06-XX Commanding General Eastern Air Defense Force, Continental Air Command
1950-06-XX 1953-01-XX Chief of the Air Section, Joint Brazil-US Military Commission
1953-01-22 1954-04-30 Air Force Member of the Permanent Joint Board on Defense, Canada & United States
1953-01-22 1954-10-XX Air Force Member of the Joint Mexico-US Defense Commission
1953-02-XX 1954-10-XX Director of the US Defense Planning Group
1953-02-XX 1954-10-XX Senior US Air Force Delegate, Inter-American Defense Board
1953-02-XX 1954-10-XX Senior US Air Force Delegate, Joint Brazil-US Defense Commission
1954-10-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Shawn M. Bohannon