The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General William Carroll Christy

Christy, William Carroll


* 25th of November 1885

† 31st of January 1957

(Regular Army)


1931-03-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1936-04-01 Colonel
1943-08-13 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-10-31 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1928-07-01 1932-06-30 Attached to G-2 Division, War Department General Staff
1932-07-01 1932-08-31 Executive Officer, 2nd Cavlry Regiment
1932-09-09 1935-09-16 Commanding Officer 9th Cavalry Regiment
1932-09-09 1935-09-16 Post Executive Officer, Fort Hayes, Ohio
1935-09-17 1939-09-16 Assistant Chief of Staff (G-4), 5th Corps Area
1939-09-17 1940-09-06 Organized Reserves, 4th Corps Area
1940-09-17 Inspector-General, Panama Canal Department
1946-02-05 Chief of Staff, Panama Canal Department
1946-10-31 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley