The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Chourtney Whitney

Whitney, Chourtney


* 20th of May 1897

† 21st of March 1969

(Regular Army)


1942-02-01 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-05-19 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1945-01-14 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1949-03-11 Brigadier-General (Officers Reserve Corps)
1950-11-03 Major-General (Army of the United States)(Dated back to 1949.03.26)
1951-05-31 Major-General


1940-10-XX 1943-02-XX Assistant Chief of Legal Division
1943-02-XX 1943-04-XX Assistant Air Judge Advocate, Headquarters US Army Air Forces
1943-04-XX 1944-11-XX Chief of Philippine Regional Section, Allied Intelligence Bureau
1944-11-XX 1946-XX-XX Chief of Civil Affairs Section, US Army Forces, Pacific Ocean Area
1946-XX-XX 1951-05-31 Chief of Government Section, Headquarters Supreme Commander Allied Powers Japan
1951-05-31 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley