The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Richard Ferguson Cox

Cox, Richard Ferguson


* 26th of February 1886

† 12th of May 1964

(Regular Army)


1934-10-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1939-02-01 Colonel
1940-10-01 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1944-02-29 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1936-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX Director of Department of Tactics, Coast Artillery School
1939-11-04 1940-12-16 Commanding Officer 70th Coast Artillery Regiment
1940-09-XX 1941-XX-XX Commanding Officer Anti-Aircraft Artillery Center Hinesville
1940-11-XX 1941-02-XX Commanding Officer Camp Stewart, Georgia
1941-02-10 1941-12-03 Commanding Officer 38th Coast Artillery Brigade
1941-12-04 1942-03-24 Commanding Officer 4th Coast Artillery District
1941-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Commanding Officer 4th Coast Artillery Brigade
1942-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Commanding General Boston Harbor Defenses
1944-02-29 Retired