The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General of Infantry Paul Martin Wetzer

Wetzer, Paul Martin

General of Infantry

* 7th of August 1868

† 10th of August 1954


1918-01-18 Colonel
1918-04-12 Major-General
1925-06-05 Lieutenant-General
1928-05-16 General of Infantry


1918-01-19 1918-02-18 Chief General Staff
1918-02-18 1918-04-07 Commanding Officer Häme Group
1918-04-07 1918-05-16 General Officer Commanding Western Army
1918-06-25 Resigned and joined the Estonian Army
1919-03-25 Rejoined the Finnish Army
1919-03-25 1920-03-25 General Officer Commanding 3rd Division
1920-03-25 Retired
1921-05-01 Recalled
1921-05-01 1925-06-05 General Officer Commanding 2nd Division 05.06.25: Retired
1939-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Employment for special duties by the Commander in Chief at General Headquarters
Picture source: Courtesy of Valdis Kursietis