The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Augusto de Pignier

de Pignier, Augusto


* 4th of October 1879

† 11th of January 1955


1930-01-13 Brigadier-General (Seniority from 1930-01-12)
1933-03-28 Major-General
1937-07-01 Lieutenant-General


1924-02-15 Commanding Officer 9th Field Artillery Regiment
1926-XX-XX 1927-10-13 Commandant of the Anti Aircraft Artillery School
1927-10-13 Commndant of the Artillery Firing School
1931-09-02 Commanding Officer Artillery, Torino Corps
1931-09-02 Assistant Inspector of Artillery
1933-04-01 General Officer Commanding Bologna Military Territorial Division
1934-09-16 General Officer Commanding 1st Celere Division "Eugenio di Savoia"
1934-09-16 1937-XX-XX Inspector of Artillery
1937-03-25 Attached to the Ministry of War
1937-03-25 General Officer Commanding Cagliari Corps
1940-11-01 General Officer Commanding XIII Corps
1940-11-01 1940-12-10 Attached to the Ministry of War
1940-12-10 1941-09-01 Inspector-General of Technical Service
1941-09-01 Inspector-General of Motorized & Armoured Troops
1942-10-04 Retired, but remained employed
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