The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Gerald St. Claire Mickle

Mickle, Gerald St. Claire


* 21st of July 1899

† 16th of September 1972

(Regular Army)


1941-09-18 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-06-09 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-12-11 Lieutenant-Colonel
1943-03-19 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-09-30 Brigadier-General (Retired)


1940-07-20 1942-05-10 Assistant Chief of Staff (G-3), 3rd Infantry Division
1942-05-20 1943-01-17 Assistant Chief of Staff (G-3), II Corps
1942-07-09 1942-10-25 Chief of Staff, Amphibious Corps, Atlantic Fleet
1943-01-18 1945-09-20 Assistant Commanding General 75th Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1945-09-20 1945-10-10 Commanding General 101st Airborne Division
1945-10-15 1945-12-08 Assistant Commanding General 83rd Infantry Division
1946-09-30 Retired
Picture source: "Pictorial history of the 75th Infantry Division, 1944-1945 campaigns: photographic cavalcade", 1946