The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Charles Harrison Corlett

Corlett, Charles Harrison


* 31st of July 1889

† 14th of October 1971

(Regular Army)

Nickname: Cowboy Pete


1936-02-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-06-26 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1941-09-30 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-09-06 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1943-03-01 Colonel
1946-05-31 Major-General (Retired)


1934-04-15 1936-XX-XX Attached to Finance Branch, G-4, War Department General General Staff
1936-XX-XX 1938-04-14 Attached to Planning & Equipment Branch, G-4, War Department General General Staff
1938-04-15 1939-09-20 Commanding Officer Special Troops Regiment, Hawaiian Department
1939-09-20 1940-07-XX Commanding Officer Special Troops, Hawaiian Department
Department Recration Officer, Hawaiian Department
1940-XX-XX Commanding Officer Honolulu District, Department Service Command, Hawaiian Department
1940-10-01 1941-06-19 Commanding Officer 30th Infantry Regiment
1941-06-19 1941-10-04 Chief of Staff, IX Corps
1941-10-04 1943-05-XX Commanding General Task Force Kiska
1941-10-04 1943-05-XX Commanding General Army Base Kodiak
1943-04-07 1944-02-25 Commanding General 7th Infantry Division [Kwajalein Atoll]
1944-03-15 1944-11-19 Commanding General XIX Corps [Northwestern Europe]
1945-01-XX 1946-09-XX Commanding General XXXVI Corps
1946-05-31 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, March 1972" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.