The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier General Asa North Duncan

Duncan, Asa North

Brigadier General

* 30th of March 1892

† 17th of November 1942



1935-01-12 1936-10-XX Commanding Officer 5th Composite Group
1941-08-07 1941-09-01 Commanding Officer 17th Bombardment Wing
1941-09-01 1942-01-27 Commanding Officer 3rd Air Support Command
1942-01-28 1942-05-05 Commanding Officer 8th Air Force
1942-05-06 1942-11-17 Chief of Staff, 8th Air Force [United Kingdom]
1942-11-17 Killed in an aircrash
Picture source: Courtesy of Shawn M. Bohannon