The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General James Wellington Younger

Younger, James Wellington


* 28th of May 1894

† 12th of January 1963

(Regular Army)


1940-08-18 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-04-08 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1945-03-16 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-03-31 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-12-31 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1940-12-XX 1941-06-XX Chief of Administrative Branch, Construction Division, Office of the Quartermaster-General US Army
1941-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Quartermaster at Memphis, Tennessee
1943-XX-XX Quartermaster, 2nd Army
1944-XX-XX Ground Quartermaster, Army Ground Forces
1944-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Chief of Quartermaster Section, 12th Army Group
1946-12-31 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of James Wellington Prolsdorfer