The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Ralph Pittman Cousins

Cousins, Ralph Pittman


* 1st of December 1891

† 15th of March 1964



1936-12-22 Lieutenant-Colonel
1940-03-01 Colonel (Temporary)
1941-06-26 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1941-07-10 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-02-16 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1944-04-21 Colonel
1946-03-31 Major-General (Retired)


1933-XX-XX 1936-XX-XX Officer in Charge, Aviation Units of National Guard, National Guard Bureau
1936-XX-XX 1937-XX-XX Attending the Army War College
1937-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Assistant Chief of Staff (G-1), Headquarters of the Air Corps 01.07.41-18.01.42: Assistant Chief of Staff (A-1), Headquarters of the Army Air Forces
1942-02-01 1943-08-XX Commanding Officer West Coast Air Corps Training Center, Moffett Field 00.08.43-46: Commanding General Army Air Force Western Flying Training Command
1946-03-31 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Shawn M. Bohannon