The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Paul Frailey Yount

Yount, Paul Frailey


* 9th of September 1898

† 28th of November 1984

(Regular Army)


1942-03-22 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-05-06 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1944-06-22 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1947-06-12 Major
1948-06-10 Lieutenant-Colonel


1942-03-11 1942-10-04 Commanding Officer Base Section No. 1 [India]
1942-10-05 1944-05-14 Commanding Officer Military Railway Service, Persian Gulf Command
1944-05-15 1945-05-15 Commanding General Military Railway Service, China-Burma-India Theater of Operations
1945-05-19 1945-09-04 Commanding Officer Advance Sector, Services of Supply, India-Burma Theater of Operations
1945-10-15 1949-05-31 Assistant Chief of Transportation
1949-06-01 Commanding General New York Port of Embarkation
1953-04-01 1958-01-31 Chief of Transportation
1958-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: From: "Spearhead of Logistics: A History of the United States Army Transportation Corps" by Benjamin King & Richard C. Biggs, 2016