The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Henry Conger Pratt

Pratt, Henry Conger


* 2nd of September 1882

† 1st of April 1966



1928-06-20 Lieutenant-Colonel
1930-07-17 Brigadier-General (Temporary)
1934-07-16 Reverted to Lieutenant-Colonel
1935-03-02 Brigadier-General (Temporary)
1936-08-01 Colonel
1937-01-01 Brigadier-General
1940-10-01 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1941-03-01 Major-General


1928-05-XX 1929-06-XX Commanding Officer, Mitchel Field, New York
1929-07-XX 1930-07-XX Air Officer, Hawaiian Department
1930-07-17 1934-07-16 Assistant Chief of the Air Corps
1934-08-01 1935-03-01 Commanding Officer Air Corps Material Division
1935-03-03 1937-03-10 Commanding General 2nd Wing
1937-03-14 1938-09-18 Commandant of the Air Corps Tactical School
1937-03-14 1938-09-18 Commanding General Maxwell Field, Alabama
1938-10-24 1940-05-31 Commanding Officer 23rd Infantry Brigade [Philippines]
1940-06-01 1940-11-06 Commanding General Philippine Division
1940-11-26 1941-08-20 Commanding General II Corps
1941-08-21 1942-01-04 Commanding General 3rd Corps Area
1942-01-15 1943-03-30 Commanding General Trinidad Sector & Base Command
1943-04-01 1943-07-XX Commanding General Puerto Rican Department
1943-07-XX 1943-11-29 Commanding General Antilles Department
1943-11-XX 1944-01-XX Attached to 3rd Service Area Command
1944-01-25 1944-12-13 Commanding General Southern Defense Command
1944-12-14 1945-12-21 Commanding General Western Defense Command
1945-12-XX 1946-12-30 Attached to the Office of the Chief of Staff, War Department General Staff
1946-09-30 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Shawn M. Bohannon