The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General John Macaulay Eager

Eager, John Macaulay


* 20th of August 1889

† 15th of November 1956

(Regular Army)


1935-08-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-12-11 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-07-01 Colonel
1943-09-15 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-03-31 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1940-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Chief of Staff, 5th Corps Area
1942-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Chief of Staff, 5th Service Command
1944-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Commanding Officer Italian Service Units at Fort Wadsworth
1946-03-31 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Robert Naranda