The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Amaro Soares Bittencourt

Bittencourt, Amaro Soares


* 30th of June 1885

† 13th of April 1963


1931-04-30 Lieutenant-Colonel
1935-12-26 Colonel
1939-02-10 Brigadier-General
1945-04-02 Major-General


1935-07-12 1936-01-08 Commanding Officer 2nd Pontones Battalion
1937-06-10 1939-03-01 Commandant of the Army Techinal School
1939-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 9th Military Region
1941-XX-XX 1942-10-24 Military Attaché to Washington
1942-XX-XX Member of Brazilian Delegation to the Inter-Amaerican Defence Board
1943-02-01 Director of Engineers, Ministry of War
1946-03-14 1946-04-29 General Officer Commanding 3rd Military Region
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