The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General Clark Louis Ruffner

Ruffner, Clark Louis


* 12th of January 1903

† 26th of July 1982

(Regular Army)


1941-12-24 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-07-02 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1944-05-27 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1945-05-22 Major-General (Army of the United States)


1942-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Deputy Chief of Staff, VII Corps
1944-XX-XX 1946-XX-XX Chief of Staff, US Army Forces Pacific Ocean Areas
1948-07-29 1950-08-07 Chief of Legislative & Liason Division, Department of the Army
1950-XX-XX Chief of Staff, X Corps
1951-01-14 1951-09-01 Commanding General 2nd Infantry Division [Korea]
1952-XX-XX Deputy Assistant to the Secretary of Defense
1954-04-XX 1954-11-XX Commanding General US Army Pacific
1954-11-XX 1956-04-XX Commanding General 2nd Armored Division
1958-05-XX 1960-02-XX Commanding General 3rd Army
1960-03-XX 1962-10-XX US Representative to NATO Military Committee
1962-10-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley