The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General Augustin-Léon Guillaume

Guillaume, Augustin-Léon


* 20th of July 1895

† 9th of March 1983


1939-03-XX Lieutenant-Colonel
1944-11-25 Major-General
1946-03-25 Lieutenant-General


1939-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX Chief of Staff to Commander in Chief North Africa
Commanding Officer 1st Moroccan Tabor Group
1943-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 2nd Algerian Division [Italy]
1944-09-13 1945-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 3rd Algerian Division
1945-08-XX 1947-08-XX Military Attaché to Soviet Union
1947-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX Inspector-General of the Army
1949-XX-XX 1951-XX-XX Commander in Chief French Forces of Occupation in Germany
1950-01-01 1951-12-31 Member of the Supreme War Council
1951-XX-XX 1951-10-03 Commander in Chief Allied Land Forces
1951-10-03 1954-05-20 Resident-General of Morocco
1954-06-04 1956-03-02 Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces
1954-XX-XX 1956-XX-XX President of NATO's Chief of Staffs' Committee
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley