The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Percy William Clarkson

Clarkson, Percy William


* 9th of December 1893

† 14th of September 1962

(Regular Army)


1938-09-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-10-14 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-06-20 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-12-05 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1945-12-01 Colonel
1948-01-24 Major-General


1941-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Chief of Staff, 36th Infantry Division
1942-XX-XX Assistant Commanding General 91st Infantry Division
1942-12-XX 1943-10-XX Commanding General 87th Infantry Division
1943-10-20 1945-11-XX Commanding General 33rd Infantry Division [Philippines]
1943-10-20 1944-04-26 Commanding General Kauai District
1945-11-XX 1946-01-31 Commanding General X Corps [Japan]
1947-XX-XX 1950-XX-XX General Officer Commander 3rd Infantry Division
1950-XX-XX 1953-XX-XX Deputy Commander in Chief US Army Pacific
1953-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: From: "The Golden Cross, a history of the 33d Infantry Division in World War II" by the 33d Infantry division, Historical Committee, 1948.