The Generals of WWII

Generals from Italy Flag for Italy
Portrait of General Alfredo Guzzoni

Guzzoni, Alfredo


* 12th of April 1877

† 1965


1917-09-XX Colonel
1933-03-14 Major-General
1937-01-01 Lieutenant-General
1939-04-09 General (Designated)
1942-10-29 General


Chief of Staff, 7th Division
Chief of Staff, 11th Division
1917-XX-XX 1918-XX-XX At disposal of the Supreme Command
1918-XX-XX Chief of Staff, XXVII Corps
1918-XX-XX Chief of Staff, III Corps
1918-XX-XX Chief of Operations Office,
1929-04-XX Commanding Officer 58th Infantry Regiment "Abruzzi"
1929-04-XX 1930-01-XX Chief of Administration Office, Army General Staff
1930-01-XX 1933-XX-XX Commanding Officer 3rd Alpine Brigade
1933-XX-XX General Officer Commanding Territorial Military Division Roma
1933-XX-XX 1934-XX-XX Commandant of the Infantry & Cavalry Academy
1934-XX-XX 1936-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 21st Infantry Division "Grenatieri di Sardegna" [East Africa]
1936-XX-XX 1937-XX-XX Governor of Eritrea
1937-05-20 1939-04-06 General Officer Commanding Udine Corps
1939-03-XX 1939-06-XX General Officer Commanding Expeditionary Force to Albania
1939-04-06 Attached to the Ministry of War
1939-06-XX 1939-12-01 General Officer Commanding Albania Troops Command
1939-12-01 1940-11-29 General Officer Commanding 4th Army [France]
1940-11-30 1941-XX-XX Under-Secretary of State for War
1940-11-30 1941-XX-XX Deputy Chief of the Supreme General Staff
1941-11-01 Retired
1942-10-20 Recalled
1943-05-30 1943-09-08 General Officer Commanding 6th Army
Picture source: Courtesy of Laurent Icardo