The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Robert Walker Grow

Grow, Robert Walker


* 14th of February 1895

† 11th of March 1985

(Regular Army)


1938-07-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-10-14 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-03-13 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1943-09-17 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1945-10-01 Colonel
1946-04-30 Termination of rank Major-General (Army of the United States)


1940-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Assistant Chief of Staff (G-3), 2nd Armored Division
1941-XX-XX 1942-04-XX Commanding Officer 34th Armored Regiment
1942-04-XX 1942-06-XX Commanding Officer Combat Command B, 8th Armored Division
1942-06-XX 1943-05-XX Commanding Officer Combat Command A, 10th Armored Division
1943-05-XX 1945-04-30 Commanding General 6th Armored Division [Northwestern Europe]
1945-XX-XX Commanding General 3rd Armored Division [Northwestern Europe]
1945-XX-XX 1946-XX-XX Commanding General 26th Infantry Division
1947-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX Chief of Military Mission with the Persian Army
1949-XX-XX 1950-XX-XX Post Commander Fort Devens, Massachusetts
1950-XX-XX 1951-XX-XX Military Attaché to Moscow
1953-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Thomas Grow