The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Edgar Harrison Underwood

Underwood, Edgar Harrison


* 29th of August 1893

† 27th of May 1980

(Regular Army)


1938-12-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-10-14 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1943-03-15 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-09-30 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1940-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Commanding Officer 82nd Coast Artillery Regiment
1943-02-23 1943-06-04 Commandant of the Anti-Aircraft Artillery School, Camp Davis, North Carolina
1944-XX-XX Commanding Officer Base Photographic Section, 4th Air Force, Hamilton Field, CA.
1944-XX-XX 1946-XX-XX Commanding General Atlantic Sector, Panama Canal Department
1946-09-30 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Barron McGuirt