The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General Alexander McCarrell Patch

Patch, Alexander McCarrell


* 23rd of November 1889

† 21st of November 1945

(Regular Army)


1935-08-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-06-26 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1941-08-04 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-03-10 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1942-07-01 Colonel
1944-08-07 Lieutenant-General (Army of the United States)
1945-XX-XX Major-General


1932-07-XX 1936-07-XX Professor of Military Science & Tactics, Staunton Military Academy, Virginia
1936-07-XX 1939-03-XX Member of the Infantry Board
1939-03-XX 1940-08-XX Senior Instructor to Alabama National Guard
1940-08-XX 1941-08-XX Commanding Officer 47th Infantry Regiment
1941-08-XX 1942-01-XX Commanding General Infantry Replacement Training Center, Camp Croft, South Carolina
1942-05-24 1943-01-01 Commanding General Armerical Division [New Caledonia - Solomons - Guadacanal]
1943-01-XX 1943-04-XX Commanding General XIV Corps [Guadalcanal]
1943-04-XX 1944-02-28 Commanding General IV Corps
1943-10-20 1944-02-XX Commanding General California-Arizona Training Area
1944-02-XX 1944-03-XX Commanding General IV Corps [North Africa]
1944-03-02 1945-06-XX Commanding General 7th Army [Northwestern Europe]
1945-07-23 1945-11-21 Commanding General 4th Army
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