The Generals of WWII

Generals from France Flag for France
Portrait of Major-General Marie-Joseph-Edmond Welvert

Welvert, Marie-Joseph-Edmond

Major-General

* 30th of October 1884

† 11th of April 1943

Promotions

1934-06-24 Colonel
1939-09-09 Brigadier-General
1941-08-20 Major-General

Service

1938-06-01 1939-09-02 Commanding Officer 4th Armored Brigade
1939-09-02 1940-06-01 Commanding Officer Tanks, 6th Army
1940-06-01 1940-08-15 General Officer Commanding 1st Armored Division
1940-08-15 1940-10-03 Commanding Officer Sub-Division Agen
1940-10-03 1942-11-15 General Officer Commanding Territorial Division Constantine [Tunesia]
1942-11-15 1943-04-10 General Officer Commanding March Division Constantine [Tunisia]
1943-04-11 Killed in Action
Picture source: http://www.rovinghistorian.com/Photos/Images/208PU160J-2.jpg