The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Maurice Wiley Daniel

Daniel, Maurice Wiley


* 1st of October 1896

† 8th of February 1986

(Regular Army)


1941-12-11 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-07-02 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1943-07-02 Lieutenant-Colonel
1944-08-01 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-02-01 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1948-03-11 Colonel


1941-09-XX 1942-03-08 Armored Force Liaison Officer with the War Department
1942-03-09 1942-06-XX Armored Force Requirements Officer, Army Ground Forces
1942-06-XX 1943-06-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, 10th Armored Division [North Africa - Italy]
1943-07-XX 1944-07-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, 1st Armored Division [Italy]
1944-08-XX 1946-01-XX Assistant Commanding General 1st Armored Division [Italy]
1946-04-XX 1948-01-XX Assistant Commandant of the Armored School
1946-04-XX 1948-01-XX Acting Commandant of the Armored School
1948-01-XX 1949-09-XX Deputy Chief of Staff, 4th Army
1949-XX-XX Acting Chief of Staff, 4th Army
1949-10-XX 1950-06-05 Deputy Commander Berlin Military Post [Germany]
1950-06-05 1953-07-18 Commanding Officer Berlin Brigade [Germany]
1953-08-08 1954-06-28 Commanding General Artillery, V Corps [Germany]
1954-08-31 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, March 1987" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.