The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Arthur William Pence

Pence, Arthur William


* 18th of July 1898

† 8th of November 1954

(Regular Army)


1941-09-15 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-02-01 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-12-11 Lieutenant-Colonel
1943-04-27 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1946-03-31 Termination of rank Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1948-03-11 Colonel


1941-06-XX 1942-05-XX Executive Officer, Corps of Engineers, Caribbian Division
1942-05-XX 1942-11-XX Deputy Engineer, Services of Supply, European Theater of Operations
1942-11-XX 1943-02-XX Engineer, Mediterranean Base Sector [North Africa]
1943-02-XX 1943-08-XX Commanding Officer Eastern Base Sector [North Africa]
1943-08-XX 1944-04-XX Commanding Officer Peninsular Base Section [Italy]
1944-05-XX 1944-08-XX Commanding General Army Service Forces Training Center, Fort Belvoir, Virginia
1944-08-15 Director of Service Instruction, Command & General Staff School
1948-07-20 Commandant of School of Logistics
1948-07-21 1949-09-30 Chief of Staff, Engineer Center, Fort Belvoir, Virginia
1949-10-01 1950-05-31 District Engineer, Nashville, Tennessee
1950-06-01 1951-11-XX Division Engineer, Ohio River Division
1952-XX-XX Assistant Chief of Engineers for Military Supply & Procurement, Department of the Army
1953-XX-XX Commanding General Fort Leonard Wood, Montana
1954-XX-XX Commanding General 6th Armored Division
Picture source: From "The Corps of Engineers : the war against Germany" by Alfred M. Beck, 1985