The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Hugh John Casey

Casey, Hugh John


* 7th of June 1898

† 30th of August 1981

(Regular Army)


1941-04-08 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1941-12-19 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-01-25 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-06-04 Lieutenant-Colonel
1944-02-24 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1948-01-24 Brigadier-General
1949-12-31 Major-General (Retired)


1940-12-XX 1941-09-XX Chief of Design & Engineer Section, Office of the Quartermaster-General on National Defense Construction Program
1941-10-XX 1942-03-XX Chief Engineer, US Army Forces Far East
1942-03-XX 1944-07-XX Chief Engineer, South West Pacific
1944-07-23 1945-02-17 Commanding General Army Service Command [Australia - Philippines]
1945-02-XX 1948-07-22 Chief Engineer, US Army Forces Pacific Area
1949-08-12 1949-11-30 US Delegate, 17th International Navigation Congress
1949-12-01 1949-12-31 Division Engineer, Ohio River Division
1949-12-31 Retired
Picture source: From: "The Ohio River Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers : the history of a central command" by Leland R. Johnson, 1992