The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General of Infantry Karl Frederik Wilkama

Wilkama, Karl Frederik

General of Infantry

* 27th of March 1876

† 15th of July 1947


1918-01-25 Colonel
1918-04-12 Major-General
1922-05-16 Lieutenant-General
1928-05-16 General of Infantry


1918-02-10 1918-05-03 Commanding Officer Wilkman Group
1918-05-03 1918-05-16 General Officer Commanding Eastern Army
1918-05-31 1919-06-18 Commander in Chief of the Army
1919-03-02 1919-06-18 Chief of the Staff to the Regent
1919-06-18 1919-09-12 Inspector of Infantry Training, General Staff
1919-09-12 1926-05-22 Commander-in-Chief of the Army
1926-05-22 1926-05-26 Inspector-General of the Army
1926-05-26 Retired
1939-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Employment for special duties by the Commander in Chief
Picture source: Courtesy of Valdis Kursietis