The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General John Beugnot Wogan

Wogan, John Beugnot


* 1st of January 1890

† 30th of September 1968

(Regular Army)


1936-09-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-07-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-02-16 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-09-09 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1944-01-01 Colonel
1946-10-31 Major-General (Retired)


1933-07-XX 1937-07-01 Attached to Military Intelligence Division, War Department General Staff
1937-09-01 1938-07-01 Executive Officer, 18th Field Artillery Regiment
1939-01-01 1940-06-30 Instructor at the Field Artillery School
1940-07-01 1941-08-25 Commanding Officer 68th Field Artillery Regiment
1941-08-XX 1942-01-XX Chief of Staff, 5th Armored Division
1942-01-XX 1942-09-XX Commanding Officer Combat Command B, 2nd Armored Division
1942-09-XX 1945-04-15 Commanding General 13th Armored Division [Northwestern Europe]
1945-04-15 Severely wounded
1946-10-31 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, May 1970" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.