The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General William Albert Collier

Collier, William Albert


* 2nd of January 1896

† 24th of September 1984

(Regular Army)


1940-08-18 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-12-24 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1944-11-08 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-01-31 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)


1937-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Assistant Chief of Staff for Personnel, 1st Corps Area
1941-06-XX 1942-07-XX Member of the Infantry Board
1942-XX-XX Chief of Staff, 78th Infantry Division
1943-XX-XX Chief of Staff, IV Armored Corps
1943-10-XX 1944-02-XX Chief of Staff XX Corps
1944-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Chief of Staff, US European Theater of Operations
Chief of Staff, 5th Army
1954-08-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of William C. (Bill) Collier