The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Oscar Bergstrom Abbott

Abbott, Oscar Bergstrom


* 8th of October 1890

† 1st of October 1969

(Regular Army)


1940-07-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-12-24 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1943-04-26 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-03-06 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1947-04-25 Colonel
1950-10-31 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1942-06-XX Chief of Miscellaneous Branch, War Department General Staff
1942-06-XX 1944-05-XX Attached to Headquarters of Services of Supply
1944-05-XX 1946-02-XX Commanding General Camp Beale, California
1949-XX-XX Executive Officer, Texas Military District
1950-10-31 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Cushing Memorial Library and Archives