The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General John French Conklin

Conklin, John French


* 20th of April 1891

† 25th of January 1973

(Regular Army)


1936-04-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-12-24 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1943-06-12 Colonel
1945-01-07 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)


1934-07-XX 1937-06-XX District Engineer, US Engineers Office, Huntington, West Virginia
1937-07-17 1937-09-22 Attached to 11th Engineers Regiment
1937-09-23 1939-08-13 Commanding Officer 11th Engineers Regiment
1939-09-23 1941-06-XX District Engineer, US Engineers Office, Norfolk, Virginia
1941-06-XX 1942-09-XX Corps Engineer, I Armored Corps
1942-10-XX 1942-12-XX Chief Engineer, Western Task Force [North Africa]
1943-01-XX 1945-10-03 Army Engineer, 3rd Army [France - Germany - Czechoslovakia]
1945-12-04 1947-03-17 Commanding General Replacement Training Center Fort Lewis, Washington
1947-03-18 1949-05-13 Chief of Personnel Division, Office of the Chief of Engineers
1949-05-14 1951-XX-XX Civil Property Custodian, Far Eastern Command [Japan]
1951-XX-XX Retired
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