The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Marshal José Pessôa Cavalcanti de Albuquerque

Cavalcanti de Albuquerque, José Pessôa


* 12th of September 1885

† 16th of August 1959


1927-08-18 Lieutenant-Colonel
1929-08-29 Colonel
1933-08-03 Brigadier-General
1940-05-24 Major-General
1949-09-12 General
1953-01-XX Marshal (Retired)


1928-XX-XX 1930-XX-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Cavalry Brigade
1930-XX-XX 1934-XX-XX Commandant of the Realengo Military School
1934-XX-XX 1938-XX-XX Commanding Officer Coast Artillery District, 1st Military Region
1938-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 9th Military Region
1939-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Inspector of Cavalry
1946-XX-XX 1947-XX-XX Military-Attaché to Great Britain
1948-07-XX 1949-09-12 General Officer Commanding Southern Military Zone
1949-09-12 Retired
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