The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Roger Baldwin Colton

Colton, Roger Baldwin


* 15th of December 1887

† 24th of January 1978

(Regular Army)


1935-08-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1939-11-01 Colonel
1942-01-30 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-08-07 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1946-01-31 Major-General (Retired)


1940-XX-XX 1941-08-XX Director of Signal Corps Laboratories, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey
1944-XX-XX 1946-XX-XX Air Communication Officer, Air Technical Service Command
1946-01-31 Retired
Picture source: From: "The Signal Corps: The Outcome (mid-1943 through 1945)" by Thompson, George Raynor; Harris, Dixie R., 1991