The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Ralph Waldo Coane

Coane, Ralph Waldo


* 17th of October 1891

† November 1977

(National Guard)


1940-08-30 Colonel (California National Guard)
1941-02-02 Colonel (National Guard of the United States)
1941-02-08 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-03-17 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)


1941-02-03 1943-02-08 Commanding Officer 144th Field Artillery Regiment
1942-03-XX 1944-07-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, 41st Infantry Division
1944-07-XX Wounded
1944-11-XX Commanding Officer 14th Headquarters & Headquarters Detachment, Special Troops, 4th Army
1946-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: From: 'The Jungleers: a history of the 41st Infantry Division' by William F. McCartney, 1948