The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Augustus Milton Gurney

Gurney, Augustus Milton


* 18th of February 1895

† 10th of April 1967

(Regular Army)


1940-06-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-12-11 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-04-16 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1945-12-28 Colonel
1946-04-30 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)


1937-08-XX 1940-12-08 Instructor at Command & General Staff School
1940-12-09 1941-08-15 G-2, II Corps
1941-08-16 1942-04-01 G-3, II Corps
1942-04-02 1944-02-15 Commanding Officer Artillery, 79th Infantry Division
1944-02-16 1944-05-05 Attached to Headquarters 2nd Army
1944-05-06 1944-06-07 G-3, 4th Army
1944-06-08 1945-10-07 Chief of Staff, 2nd Army
1945-10-12 1946-01-02 Commanding General Camp Earle, Alaska
1946-01-03 1947-03-31 Commanding Officer Adak, Alaska
1947-05-23 Attached to Plans Section, Army Ground Forces
1950-05-31 Attached to Plans Section, Office of the Chief of Army Field Forces
1950-06-01 Assistant Chief of Staff (G-3), 1st Army
1954-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, June 1968" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.