The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Albert Elbert Colburn

Colburn, Albert Elbert


* 18th of August 1895

(National Guard)


1938-12-15 Lieutenant-Colonel (New Hampshire National Guard)
1940-01-18 Colonel (New Hampshire National Guard)
1940-03-29 Colonel (National Guard of the United States)
1940-09-16 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-05-28 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)


1939-12-15 1942-01-XX Commanding Officer 197th Coast Artillery Regiment
1942-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Commanding Officer 40th Antiaircraft Artillery Brigade, Australia
1952-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: From 'Democracy fights: a history of New Hampshire in World War II' by Philip Nelson Guyol, 1951