The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General James Leo II Dalton

Dalton, James Leo II


* 20th of January 1910

† 16th of May 1945


1942-11-25 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1943-03-10 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1945-03-27 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)


1943-02-06 Executive Officer, 35th Infantry Regiment [Guadacanal]
1943-02-07 1945-03-20 Commanding Officer 161st Infantry Regiment [Solomons - Luzon]
1945-03-21 1945-05-16 Assistant Commanding General 25th Infantry Division [Philippines]
1945-05-16 Killed in Action
Picture source: From "The 25th Division and World War 2", 1946