The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General James Roy Andersen

Andersen, James Roy


* 10th of May 1904

† 26th of February 1945


Nickname: Jimmie


1942-01-05 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-03-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1943-06-12 Major
1945-01-21 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)


1940-07-01 1942-XX-XX Instructor at Department of Chemistry & Electricity, US Military Academy West Point
1942-03-XX 1943-06-XX Director of Training at the Army Air Force Basic Advanced Flying School
1943-06-XX 1944-08-XX Attached to Plans Division, War Department General Staff
1944-08-XX 1945-02-26 Chief of Staff, US Army Air Forces Pacific Ocean Areas
1945-02-26 Lost an airplane crash at sea
1945-03-17 Search abandoned
1946-02-27 Declared dead
Picture source: From: "Assembly, October 1948" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.