The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Walter Ernest Lauer

Lauer, Walter Ernest


* 20th of June 1893

† 13th of October 1966

(Regular Army)


1940-08-18 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-12-24 Colonel (Amy of the United States)
1942-02-03 Brigadier-General (Amy of the United States)
1944-01-15 Major-General (Amy of the United States)
1946-03-31 Major-General (Retired)


1943-01-03 Chief of Staff, 3rd Infantry Division [North Africa]
1943-XX-XX Assistant Commanding General 93rd Infantry Division
1943-07-XX 1945-08-XX Commanding General 99th Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1945-08-18 1945-11-08 Commanding General 66th Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1945-XX-XX 1946-XX-XX Commanding General 80th Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1946-03-31 Retired
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