The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Emory Sherwood Adams

Adams, Emory Sherwood


* 6th of February 1881

† 30th of November 1967

(Regular Army)


1926-01-02 Lieutenant-Colonel
1934-09-01 Colonel
1938-05-01 Major-General


1927-XX-XX Assistant Adjutant-General, 4th Corps Area
1933-XX-XX 1936-XX-XX Assistant Adjutant-General, 9th Corps Area
1936-XX-XX 1937-XX-XX Adjutant-General, 9th Corps Area
1938-05-01 1942-03-02 Adjutant-General, War Department
1942-02-28 Retired, but remained employed
1945-08-02 Retired
Picture source: From: 'Life of the soldier and the airman", v.22-23, 1940-1941