The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Harry John Collins

Collins, Harry John


* 7th of December 1895

† 8th of March 1963

(Regular Army)


1940-08-18 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-12-24 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-10-30 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1943-09-22 Major-General (Army of the United States)


1942-XX-XX Commanding Officer 354th Infantry Regiment
1942-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Assistant Commanding General 99th Infantry Division
1943-07-XX 1946-XX-XX Commanding General 42nd Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1948-XX-XX 1950-XX-XX Commanding General 2nd Infantry Division
1949-XX-XX Post Commander Fort Lewis, Washington
1951-XX-XX Commanding General Fort Jackson, South Carolina
1951-XX-XX 1952-XX-XX Commanding General 8th Infantry Division
1951-01-22 1952-01-30 Commanding General Fort Jackson, South Carolina
1952-XX-XX 1954-XX-XX Commanding General 31st Infantry Division
1953-XX-XX Post Commander Camp Atterbury, Indiana
1954-02-04 1954-08-15 Commanding General Camp Carson, Colorado
1954-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: From: "42nd "Rainbow" Infantry Division; a combat history of World War II."