The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Charles Hines

Hines, Charles


* 25th of December 1888

† 17th of October 1966

(Regular Army)


1934-12-05 Lieutenant-Colonel
1939-06-12 Colonel
1941-02-19 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-01-31 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1948-08-16 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1931-06-XX 1936-08-XX Treassure, US Military Academy West Point
1936-08-XX 1937-08-XX Attending the Army War College
1937-08-XX 1938-06-XX Attending the Army Industrial College
1938-06-XX 1942-07-01 Executive Secretary of Army-Navy Munitions Board, Office of the Assistant Secretary of War
1942-03-09 1942-09-XX Director of Production Divison, Army Service Forces
1942-07-XX 1942-09-XX Director of Resources Division, Services of Supply
1942-08-XX 1945-07-XX Commanding Officer 38th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Brigade [Northwestern Europe]
1942-08-XX 1943-04-XX Commanding General Anti-Aircraft Artillery Defenses Philadelphia & Washington
1943-04-XX 1944-03-XX Commanding General Anti-Aircraft Artillery Defenses New York & Hartford
1944-03-XX 1945-07-XX Commanding General Anti-Aircraft Artillery, 3rd Army [Northwestern Europe]
1945-07-XX 1946-07-XX Chairman of Joint Committee of National Guard, Reserves & Regular Army for Formulating Post War Policy for National Guard & Reserves
1946-10-31 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, January 1968" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.