The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General David Ayres Depue Ogden

Ogden, David Ayres Depue


* 16th of October 1897

† 26th of November 1969

(Regular Army)


1941-09-15 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-02-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-09-18 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-12-11 Lieutenant-Colonel
1948-03-11 Colonel


1940-12-17 1942-08-10 District Engineer, Trinidad, British West Indies
1942-08-11 1945-07-27 Commanding Officer 3rd Engineers Special Brigade [New Guinea - Philippines]
1945-07-28 1946-02-22 Commanding General 6th Army Service Command
1946-02-23 1949-04-25 Commanding Officer 2nd Engineers Special Brigade
1949-04-25 Attached to Organization & Training Division, Department of the Army
1951-XX-XX 1955-XX-XX Commanding General Ryukyus Command
1955-XX-XX Deputy Inspector-General of Army
1956-02-01 1957-10-31 Inspector-General of Army
1957-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley