The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Quirino Armellini

Armellini, Quirino


* 31st of January 1889

† 15th of January 1975


1936-05-05 Brigadier-General
1939-08-17 Major-General (Seniority from 1939-01-01)
1942-07-22 Lieutenant-General (Seniority from 1942-07-01)


Commanding Officer 89th Infantry Regiment "Salerno"
1935-XX-XX 1936-XX-XX Chief of Operations Section, Italian East Africa General Headquarters
1936-XX-XX 1938-XX-XX General Officer Commanding Amara [East Africa]
1938-10-05 Deputy General Officer Commanding 10th Infantry Division "Piave"
1938-10-05 1938-11-11 Attached to the Ministry of War
1938-11-11 1939-01-05 General Officer Commanding 32nd Infantry Division "Marche"
1939-01-05 Attached to the Ministry of Italian Africa
1940-05-30 Attached to the Ministry of Italian Africa
1940-05-30 1940-06-11 Attached to the Ministry of War
1940-06-11 Deputy Chief of the Supreme General Staff
1941-11-18 Attached to the Ministry of War
1941-11-18 1942-02-01 General Officer Commanding 80th Air Landing Division "La Spezia"
1942-02-01 1942-08-05 General Officer Commanding XVIII Corps
1942-08-05 1943-07-XX General Officer Commanding IX Corps [Yugoslavia]
1943-07-28 1943-12-06 Commander in Chief of the Voluntary Militia for National Security
1945-XX-XX General Officer Commanding V Territorial Defence Command
General Officer Commanding XI Territorial Defence Command
Picture source: Courtesy of Giovanni Pinna