The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General James Blanchard Crawford

Crawford, James Blanchard


* 27th of November 1888

† 4th of August 1974

(Regular Army)


1935-08-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1940-08-30 Colonel
1941-04-07 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-06-30 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1933-08-XX 1936-08-XX Instructor at Command & General Staff School
1936-08-XX 1937-08-XX Director of Extension Courses & Special Class for National Guard & Reserve Officers, Command & General Staff School
1937-10-29 1938-06-XX Inspector, Harbor Defenses Manila & Subic Bays [Philippines]
1938-08-XX 1939-04-01 Executive Officer, 59th Coast Artillery Regiment [Philippines]
1939-04-01 1940-01-27 Commanding Officer 92nd Coast Artillery Regiment [Philippines]
1940-03-12 1941-01-02 Commanding Officer 65th Coast Artillery Regiment
1941-01-08 1941-12-XX Commanding Officer Coast Anti-Aircraft Training Center, Camp Davis, North Carolina
1941-12-XX 1943-04-XX Commanding Officer Anti-Aircraft Training Center, Fort Bliss, Texas
1943-04-XX 1944-08-XX Commanding Officer 39th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Brigade
1944-09-XX 1945-11-XX President of the Secretary of War's Discharge Review Board
1946-06-30 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, March 1975" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.