The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Edwin Jacob House

House, Edwin Jacob


* 6th of July 1895

† October 1969



1940-03-01 Lieutenant-Colonel (Temporary)
1940-08-30 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-03-15 Colonel (Temporary)
1942-03-17 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1943-02-05 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1945-10-31 Major-General (Retired)


1939-08-30 1941-XX-XX Commanding Officer 6th Bombardment Group (Medium) [Panama]
1939-08-30 1941-XX-XX Commanding Officer France Field [Panama] Canal Zone
1941-02-XX 1941-12-XX Commanding Officer Antilles Air Command
1941-12-08 1943-02-28 Commanding Officer Fighter Command Puerto Rico
1943-03-01 1943-05-14 Commanding General Antilles Air Task Force
1943-06-13 1944-02-02 Commanding General 12th Air Support Command [North Africa - Italy]
1944-03-15 1945-05-XX Commanding General US Army Air Forces Tactical Center, Florida
1945-10-31 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, June 1970" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.