The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General Emanuele Filiberto Pistoia

Pistoia, Emanuele Filiberto


* 10th of March 1895

† 7th of September 1990

Nickname: Princippe di Piemonte di Savoia

Nickname: Duca di Pistoia


1933-03-01 Brigadier-General
1936-02-15 Major-General
1938-07-01 Lieutenant-General
1939-12-14 General (Designated)
1943-07-23 General (Seniority from 1943-07-01)


1932-04-21 1933-03-01 Commanding Officer 232nd Infantry Regiment
1933-03-01 1934-XX-XX Commanding Officer 11th Infantry Brigade
1935-11-20 1937-01-XX General Officer Commanding 1st Black Shirt Division "XXIII Marzo" [Ethipoia]
1937-01-XX 1938-07-01 General Officer Commanding 11th Infantry Division "Brennero" 15.07.38-10.09.39: General Officer Commanding Bolzano Corps
1939-09-10 At disposal of the Chief of the Army General Staff
1940-10-XX General Officer Commanding 7th Army
1940-10-31 At disposal of the Chief of the Army General Staff
1940-10-31 At disposal of the Ministry of War
1942-XX-XX Inspector of Camps of Mobile Troops
Picture source: Courtesy of Valdis Kursietis