The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Godfrey Cheshire

Cheshire, Godfrey


* 21st of January 1893

† 9th of July 1972

(National Guard)


1924-03-10 Lieutenant-Colonel (North Carolina National Guard)
1924-04-28 Lieutenant-Colonel (Officer Reserve Corps)
1932-12-02 Colonel (North Carolina National Guard)
1934-05-01 Colonel (National Guard of the United States)
1940-09-16 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1941-05-10 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-08-31 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)


1933-12-02 1941-02-XX Commanding Officer 113th Field Artillery Regiment
1941-02-XX 1941-11-XX Commanding Officer 55th Field Artillery Brigade