The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Paul Vincent Kane

Kane, Paul Vincent


* 19th of July 1892

† 1st of July 1959

(Regular Army)


1937-08-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-07-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-06-20 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1944-11-01 Colonel
1946-01-31 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1948-04-06 Brigadier-General


1937-10-29 1938-07-04 Commanding Officer 1st Battalion, 24th Field Artillery Regiment [Philippines]
1938-07-05 1939-07-17 Senior Instructor at Philippine Army Training Center
1939-08-23 1941-06-15 Professor of Military Science & Tactics, University of Oklahoma
1941-06-23 Commanding Officer Artillery, 7th Infantry Division
1942-05-23 Artillery Officer, 3rd Army
1942-07-01 1944-04-29 Commanding Officer Artillery, 96th Infantry Division
1944-05-01 1946-03-13 Commanding General III Corps
1946-03-14 1946-10-24 Commanding Officer Basic Training Section, Engineer Training Center, Fort Lewis, Washington
1946-11-03 1947-07-12 Commanding Officer Task Force Frigid
1947-07-13 1949-01-18 Chief of Operations Group, Plans Section, Army Field Forces
1949-05-31 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, March 1960" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.