The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Charles Christian Jr. Haffner

Haffner, Charles Christian Jr.


* 15th of March 1895

† 19th of February 1979

(National Guard)


1925-07-15 Lieutenant-Colonel (Officers' Reserve Corps)
1931-10-01 Lieutenant-Colonel (Illinois National Guard)
1931-11-18 Termination of rank Lieutenant-Colonel (Officers' Reserve Corps)
1931-11-27 Colonel (Illinois National Guard)
1940-06-10 Brigadier-General (Illinois National Guard)
1940-09-25 Brigadier-General (National Guard of the United States)
1941-03-05 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-12-11 Major-General (Army of the United States)


1929-06-XX 1931-11-26 Commanding Officer 404th Field Artillery Regiment
1931-11-27 1940-05-17 Commanding Officer 124th Field Artillery Regiment
1941-05-17 1942-02-12 Commanding Officer 58th Field Artillery Brigade
1942-11-XX 1945-01-11 Commanding General 103rd Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1945-XX-XX Commanding General Infantry Advance Replacement Training Center Camp Rucker
1945-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: From 'The 409th Infantry in World War II' by William East & William F. Gleason, 1947