The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General William Frishe Dean

Dean, William Frishe


* 1st of August 1899

† 24th of August 1981

(Regular Army)


1941-12-24 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-08-21 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-12-10 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1945-03-19 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1946-07-03 Lieutenant-Colonel


Chief of Requirements Section, Army Ground Forces
1944-XX-XX 1945-12-29 Assistant Commanding General 44th Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1944-12-29 1945-10-XX Commanding General 44th Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1945-10-XX 1946-06-XX Director of the command class, Command & General Staff School
1946-06-XX 1947-09-XX Assistant Commandant of the Command & General Staff School
1947-10-XX 1948-08-XX Military-Governor of Southern Korea
1949-01-XX 1949-06-XX Commanding General 7th Infantry Division [Japan]
1949-06-XX 1949-10-XX Chief of Staff, 8th Army [Japan]
1949-10-XX 1950-07-22 Commanding General 24th Infantry Division [Korea]
1950-07-03 1950-07-22 Commanding General US Forces in Korea
1950-07-22 1953-09-XX Prisoner of War [Korea]
1953-12-17 1955-XX-XX Deputy Commanding General 6th Army
1955-XX-XX Retired
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