The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Giorgio Carlo Calvi di Bergolo

Calvi di Bergolo, Giorgio Carlo


* 15th of March 1887

† 25th of February 1977

Nickname: Conte Calvi di Bergolo


1940-10-23 Brigadier-General (Seniority from 1940-10-01)
1942-12-07 Major-General (Seniority from 1942-10-29)


1937-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Cavalry Regiment "Nizza Cavalleria"
1940-06-XX 1941-02-XX Commanding Officer Libyan Cavalry Group [North Africa]
1941-02-XX 1942-02-15 Italian Liaison Officer to German Field Marshal Erwin Rommel [North Africa]
1942-02-15 1942-03-01 Attached to the Inspectorate of Motorised & Armoured Troops
1942-03-01 1943-04-18 General Officer Commanding 131st Armoured Division "Centauro" [North Africa]
1943-08-15 1943-09-08 General Officer Commanding 136th Legionary Armoured Division "Centauro"
1943-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Prisoner of War [Germany]
Picture source: Courtesy of Anonymous