The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General John Russell Deane

Deane, John Russell


* 18th of March 1896

† 14th of July 1982

(Regular Army)


1940-10-26 Lieutenant-Colonel
1942-02-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-08-06 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1943-09-21 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1946-09-29 Termination of rank Major-General (Army of the United States)
1946-09-30 Colonel (Retired)


1942-02-04 1942-09-03 Secretary, War Department General Staff
1943-10-18 1945-XX-XX Head US Military Mission Moscow
1946-09-30 Retired
Picture source: Truman Library Photographs