The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General James Alexander Mollison

Mollison, James Alexander


* 9th of July 1897

† 1st of February 1970



1940-12-30 Lieutenant-Colonel (Temporary)
1941-06-12 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1941-12-18 Lieutenant-Colonel
1942-01-05 Colonel (Temporary)
1942-01-08 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-11-01 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)


1941-XX-XX 1942-02-05 Chief of Staff, Hawaiian Air Force
1942-02-05 1942-06-XX Chief of Staff, 17th Air Force
1942-07-XX 1942-12-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Air Service Area Command
1942-12-XX 1943-02-XX Chief of Personnel Training Division, Air Service Command
1943-02-XX 1943-09-XX Commanding General Mobile Air Depot Control Area Command
1944-09-27 1945-05-XX Commanding General 15th Air Force Service Command [Italy]
1945-05-26 1945-08-03 Commanding General 15th Air Force [Italy]
1945-07-XX 1945-08-XX Commanding General Mediterranean Allied Air Forces
1945-09-XX 1945-12-XX Attached to the Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
1945-12-XX 1946-01-XX Chief of Air Installations, Office of the Commanding General US Army Air Forces
1946-01-XX 1946-11-XX Deputy Administrator for Aircraft Disposal, War Assets Administration
1946-11-XX 1948-XX-XX Vice Administrator for Staff Operations, War Assets Administration
1950-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Shawn M. Bohannon