The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Wolcott Paige Hayes

Hayes, Wolcott Paige


* 17th of December 1894

† August 1967



1936-08-26 Lieutenant-Colonel (Temporary)
1940-08-09 Lieutenant-Colonel
1940-11-16 Colonel (Temporary)
1941-12-24 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-10-29 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1945-12-31 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1940-07-08 1944-02-13 Commanding Officer Scott Field, Illinois
1944-02-22 1944-12-XX Commanding General Antilles Air Command, San Juan, Puerto Rico
1945-12-31 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Shawn M. Bohannon