The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Frank O'Driscoll Hunter

Hunter, Frank O'Driscoll


* 8th of December 1894

† 25th of June 1982


Nickname: Monk


1940-03-01 Lieutenant-Colonel (Temporary)
1940-10-09 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-04-19 Colonel (Temporary)
1942-04-20 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-11-03 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1946-03-31 Major-General (Retired)


1939-07-XX 1940-05-XX Commanding Officer 23rd Composite Group
1940-05-XX 1940-10-XX Assistant Air Attaché to France & United Kingdom
1940-10-XX 1942-05-XX Commanding Officer 23rd Composite Group
1942-05-14 1943-08-29 Commanding General of the 7th Fighter Command [united Kingdom]
1943-09-17 1945-10-20 Commanding General 1st Air Force
1946-03-31 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Shawn M. Bohannon