The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Marshal Milton de Freitas Almeida

Almeida, Milton de Freitas


* 3rd of January 1888

† 29th of November 1962


1929-07-04 Lieutenant-Colonel
1934-08-30 Colonel (Dated back to 1934-08-18)
1939-05-13 Brigadier-General
1945-04-27 Major-General
1950-12-XX General
1954-01-04 Marshal (Retired)


1929-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Independent Cavalry Regiment
1931-XX-XX In reserve
1935-XX-XX 1938-XX-XX Commandant-General Public Force
1939-07-24 1942-03-28 General Officer Commanding 3rd Cavalry Division
1942-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Director of Mechanization, Ministry of War
1945-11-16 1945-12-29 General Officer Commanding 7th Military Region
1946-XX-XX 1946-08-XX General Officer Commanding 2nd Military Region
1946-08-18 1948-11-12 Chief of the General Staff
1949-01-XX 1950-11-XX Ambassador to Argentina
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