The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General James Michael Fitzmaurice

Fitzmaurice, James Michael


* 23rd of August 1900

† 22nd of May 1983



1941-12-05 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)(Air Corps)
1941-12-24 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-03-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)(Air Corps)
1943-01-25 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1944-11-16 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-06-12 Lieutenant-Colonel
1949-12-31 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1941-12-01 1942-03-30 Commanding Officer 29th Bombardment Group
1942-08-13 Superviser Training, Officer's Training Unit
1942-08-15 1943-02-05 Superviser Training, Officer's Training Unit, Birmingham Air Base, Alabama
1943-04-06 1943-06-16 Commanding Officer 13th Bombardment Command
1943-XX-XX Deputy Chief of Staff, 13th Air Force
1943-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Chief of Staff, 13th Air Force
1944-XX-XX 1944-01-29 Commanding Officer Forward Echelon, 13th Air Force [Guadacanal]
1944-02-01 1945-07-XX Commanding General 3rd Air Force Staging Wing
1945-07-19 1946-04-XX Commanding General 21st Bombardment Wing
1946-04-15 1946-04-19 Commanding Officer Castle Field, California
1946-06-03 1947-04-01 Commanding General 70th Fighter Wing
1947-04-01 1947-10-XX Commanding General 12th Tactical Air Command [Germany]
1947-11-XX 1949-12-31 Vice Commanding General Tactical Air Command
1947-11-XX 1949-12-31 Assistant Chief of Staff for Operations, Tactical Air Command
1949-12-31 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, September 1985" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.