The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General William Stevens Lawton

Lawton, William Stevens


* 16th of May 1900

† 26th of February 1993

(Regular Army)


1941-12-24 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-08-26 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1944-09-06 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1945-06-13 Lieutenant-Colonel


1941-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Deputy Chief of Staff, Hawaiian Department
1943-XX-XX 1947-07-XX Deputy Chief of Staff, US Army Forces Mid Pacific
1947-03-XX 1947-07-XX Assistant Chief of Staff (G-2), 5th Army
1947-08-XX 1950-01-16 Chief of Seacost Branch, Coast Artillery School
1950-01-16 1952-XX-XX Chief of Staff, Army Field Forces
1952-XX-XX 1953-XX-XX Deputy Chief of Staff, US Far East Command
1957-07-01 1960-05-31 Comptroller, Department of the Army
1960-XX-XX Retired
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