The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General James George Christiansen

Christiansen, James George


* 23rd of September 1897

† 6th of July 1982

(Regular Army)


1941-09-18 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-02-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-12-11 Lieutenant-Colonel
1943-03-18 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1944-08-09 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1948-01-24 Brigadier-General


1940-08-16 1942-03-09 Attached to Engineer Section, General Headquarters
1942-03-10 1942-06-15 Assistant Chief of Staff (G-3), Army Ground Forces
1942-06-16 1943-02-15 Deputy Chief of Staff, Army Ground Forces
1943-02-16 1945-05-20 Chief of Staff, Army Ground Forces
1945-05-21 1945-07-25 Commanding General, Army Ground Forces
1945-11-XX 1946-02-XX Commanding General Military Police Command, Army Forces Western Pacific
1946-02-XX 1946-07-04 Chief of Staff, Army Forces Western Pacific
1946-07-05 1946-10-XX Commanding General Army Forces Western Pacific
1946-10-XX 1947-05-22 Chief of Staff, Army Forces Western Pacific
1947-09-XX 1949-06-XX Commanding General 2nd Armored Division
1949-08-29 Chief Engineer, Far Eastern Command
1952-XX-XX 1953-XX-XX Commanding General 6th Armored Division
1952-XX-XX Post Commander Fort Leonard Wood, Montana
1954-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of John Redmond