The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General John Eugene Jr. McMahon

McMahon, John Eugene Jr.


* 11th of September 1890

† 27th of June 1971


1935-08-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-06-26 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-02-16 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-07-01 Colonel
1946-03-05 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)


1934-06-26 1938-08-03 Attached to the Office of the Assistant Secretary of War
1938-09-28 1940-07-01 Commanding Officer 2nd Battalion, 76th Field Artillery Regiment
1940-07-02 1942-01-24 Assistant Chief of Staff (G-4), 7th Infantry Division
1942-01-25 1943-09-15 Commanding Officer Artillery, 77th Infantry Division
1943-12-11 1945-06-02 Commanding General Artillery, VIII Corps [Northwestern Europe]
1945-09-02 1946-XX-XX Chief of Staff, 5th Service Command
1946-XX-XX Artillery Officer, 5th Service Command
Executive Officer, Ohio Military District
1948-07-11 Commanding Officer Fort Hayes, Ohia
1948-07-12 1949-08-09 Commanding Officer 6010th Army Service Unit
1949-08-12 1950-01-09 Senior Ground Umpire, Exercise MIKI
1950-01-10 Member of the Physical Evaluation Board
1950-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, March 1972" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.