The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General James Hutchings Cunningham

Cunningham, James Hutchings


* 15th of June 1886

† 27th of May 1963

(Regular Army)


1932-04-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1937-01-01 Colonel
1941-07-10 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-04-30 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1948-06-29 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1932-06-30 1936-06-30 Attached to the War Department General Staff
1936-11-06 1937-04-30 Commanding Officer 91st Coast Artillery Regiment
1937-05-01 1938-09-19 Commanding Officer 60th Coast Artillery Regiment
1939-05-02 1941-07-19 Commanding Officer 14th Coast Artillery Regiment
1941-05-02 1946-04-30 Commanding Officer Coast Defenses of Defenses Puget Sound
1944-12-31 1946-01-01 Assistant Commanding General Northwestern Sector, Western Defense Command
1946-04-30 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, March 1964" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.