The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General John Walton Lang

Lang, John Walton


* 26th of February 1883

† 22nd of July 1967

(Regular Army)


1931-02-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1936-03-01 Colonel
1942-11-03 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-02-28 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1930-08-14 1931-07-XX Attending the Army War College
1931-08-01 1936-06-30 Professor of Military Science & Tactics, The Citadel, Charleston, South Carolina
1936-07-01 1937-05-03 Second in Command 22nd Infantry Regiment
1937-05-03 1938-08-01 Commanding Officer 22nd Infantry Regiment
1937-05-03 1938-08-01 Commanding Officer Fort McClellan, Alabama
1937-05-03 1938-08-01 Commanding Officer District D, Civil Conservation Corps
1938-08-01 1939-06-21 Director of Regular Class, Command & General Staff School
1939-07-XX 1941-03-XX Chief of the US Military Mission to Colombia
1941-04-14 1945-01-12 Military Attaché to Argentina
1945-07-XX 1945-11-XX Military Attaché to Mexico
1946-02-28 Retired
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