The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Earl Hamlin DeFord

DeFord, Earl Hamlin


* 1st of September 1890

† 4th of December 1976



1940-03-11 Lieutenant-Colonel (Temporary)
1940-12-15 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-11-08 Colonel (Temporary)
1942-02-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1943-09-17 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-01-31 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)


1941-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Commanding Officer Will Rogers Field
1943-01-23 1943-03-19 Commanding Officer 28th Composite Group
1943-03-19 1943-12-02 Commanding General 11th Bomber Command
1944-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Commanding General 33rd Flying Training Wing
1945-07-24 1946-02-01 Commanding General 6th Air Force
1950-09-XX Retired
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