The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General Cristóvão de Castro Barcelos

Barcelos, Cristóvão de Castro


* 25th of June 1883

† February 1946

(Cristóvão de Castro Barcellos)


1930-03-20 Lieutenant-Colonel
1931-04-09 Colonel
1932-09-22 Brigadier-General
1938-06-24 Major-General
1950-12-07 General (Posthumously)


1931-04-XX 1934-XX-XX Commandant of the Army Staff School
1936-02-XX 1937-03-XX Commanding Officer 3rd Infantry Brigade
1938-01-14 1939-06-30 General Officer Commanding 7th Military Region
1939-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 4th Military Region
1942-XX-XX Inspector-General of 3rd Group of Military Regions
1942-12-XX 1944-12-22 Chief of the Brazilian Delegation, Joint Brazilian-United States Defence Committee
1943-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Member of the Army Promotions Committee
1944-12-22 1946-02-02 Chief of the General Staff
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