The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Archer Lynn Lerch

Lerch, Archer Lynn


* 12th of January 1894

† 11th of September 1947

(Regular Army)


1940-08-18 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-12-24 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-12-03 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1944-05-31 Major-General (Army of the United States)


1942-11-XX 1942-12-XX Commanding Officer Provost Marshal Training Center, Fort Custer, Michigan
1942-11-XX 1942-12-XX Commandant of the Provost Marshal General School, Fort Custer, Michigan
1942-12-XX 1944-05-XX Attached to the Office of the Provost Marshal General
1944-05-XX 1944-06-21 Acting Provost Marshal General
1944-06-21 1945-12-03 Provost Marshal General
1945-12-XX 1947-XX-XX Military-Governor of Southern Korea
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godman