The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General John Y. Jr. York

York, John Y. Jr.


* 10th of April 1890

† 29th of July 1971



1940-03-01 Temporary Lieutenant-Colonel
1940-12-04 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-11-01 Temporary Colonel
1942-02-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1943-09-17 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1944-11-12 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1946-01-31 Major-General


1941-04-XX 1942-06-XX Attached to Plans Division, Office of the Chief of the Air Corps
1942-XX-XX 1946-XX-XX Member of the Munitions Board
1946-01-XX Retired