The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Edward Peck Curtis

Curtis, Edward Peck


* 14th of January 1897

† 13th of March 1987



1942-01-02 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-07-16 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1943-06-04 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1945-06-05 Major-General (Army of the United States)


1940-12-13 Called to Active Duty
1940-12-13 1942-07-XX Attached to the Office of the Chief of the Air Corps
Chief of Staff, Northwest African Air Forces
Chief of Staff, 12th Air Force
1944-01-XX 1945-06-XX Chief of Staff, US Strategic Air Forces Europe
1945-11-17 Released from Active Duty
Picture source: From: "Historical and Pictorial Review March Field Air Base, 1941"