The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Marshal Tristão de Alencar Araripe

Alencar Araripe, Tristão de


* 29th of August 1894

† 19th of November 1969


1937-12-23 Lieutenant-Colonel
1940-12-25 Colonel
1945-04-27 Brigadier-General
1949-04-09 Major-General
1955-07-21 General


1938-XX-XX Staff Member, General Staff School
1940-XX-XX In reserve
1941-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Attached to 13th Infantry Regiment
1942-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Infantry Regiment
1943-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Commanding Officer Military Forces Federal Territory of the Island of Fernando de Noronha
1944-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Commanding Officer Infantry, 4th Military Region
1946-XX-XX 1949-XX-XX Commandant of the General Staff School
1949-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 6th Division
1951-XX-XX At disposal of the General Staff
1952-05-23 1959-12-21 Member of the Supreme Military Tribunal
1960-12-21 1962-01-03 President of the Supreme Military Tribunal
1962-01-03 1964-09-09 Member of the Supreme Military Tribunal
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