The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General John Merryman Franklin

Franklin, John Merryman


* 18th of June 1895

† 2nd of June 1975


1942-03-04 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-06-XX Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)


1942-03-04 Called to Active Duty
1942-03-04 1942-03-25 Chief Transportation Officer, Office of the Quartermaster-General US Army
1942-03-25 1944-01-XX Chief of Water Division, Office of the Chief of Transportation
1944-06-XX 1945-11-XX Assistant Chief of Transportation
1944-12-08 1945-11-XX Director of Marine Oprations Division, Office of the Chief of Transportation
1945-11-XX Released from Active Duty
Picture source: From: "Current Biography, 1949"