The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Charles Bishop Lyman

Lyman, Charles Bishop


* 20th of August 1888

† 15th of April 1981

(Regular Army)


1935-08-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-06-26 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-07-01 Colonel
1944-09-02 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-03-30 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1948-08-16 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1935-09-01 1936-06-20 Attending the Army War College
1936-06-26 1940-05-30 Instructor to Pennsylvania National Guard
1940-07-10 1941-06-27 Executive Officer, Washington Provisional Brigade
1941-07-XX 1942-04-17 Commanding Officer Maui District
1942-04-XX 1944-09-XX Commanding Officer 21st Infantry Regiment
1944-09-XX 1945-09-XX Assistant Commanding General 32nd Infantry Division
1946-03-31 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley