The Generals of WWII

Generals from The Netherlands Flag for The Netherlands
Portrait of Major-General Pierre Antoine Cox

Cox, Pierre Antoine


* 3rd of October 1888

† 12th of April 1979


1933-12-26 Lieutenant-Colonel
1936-05-31 Colonel
1938-02-23 Major-General


1936-XX-XX Senior Officer, II KNIL Detachment
1936-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st KNIL Regiment [Dutch East Indies]
1938-XX-XX Inspector of Infantry KNIL [Dutch East Indies] 40-41: General Officer Commanding II KNIL Detachment [Dutch East Indies]
1941-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 2nd KNIL Division [Dutch East Indies]
Picture source: Courtesy of Hans Houterman &