The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Dale Vincent Gaffney

Gaffney, Dale Vincent


* 18th of February 1895

† 28th of March 1950



1941-03-15 Lieutenant-Colonel (Temporary)
1941-09-15 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-01-05 Colonel (Temporary)
1942-02-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-11-04 Lieutenant-Colonel
1943-09-17 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)


1940-04-XX 1943-04-XX Overseeing Cold Weather Testing at Ladd Field, Alaska
1943-07-XX 1946-XX-XX Commanding Officer Alaskan Wing, Air Transport Command
1946-06-XX 1946-07-XX Commanding Officer Bermuda Base Command
1946-08-XX 1946-09-XX Commanding Officer Atlantic Division, Air Transport Command
1946-XX-XX 1947-XX-XX Commanding Officer Bermuda Base Command
1947-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX Deputy Assistant Chief of Staff for Operations (Arctic Affairs), Headquarters US Air Force
1948-04-XX 1948-06-XX Deputy Commanding General Alaskan Air Command
1948-XX-XX 1949-XX-XX Commanding General Yukon Sector, Alaskan Air Command
1949-XX-XX 1950-XX-XX Deputy Commanding General Air Proving Ground Command
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley