The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Clarence Self Ridley

Ridley, Clarence Self


* 22nd of June 1883

† 26th of July 1969

(Regular Army)


1929-02-19 Lieutenant-Colonel
1935-08-01 Colonel
1938-10-01 Brigadier-General
1941-01-30 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1946-10-01 Major-General


1929-01-14 1930-05-17 Member of the Puerto Rican Hurricane Relief Commission
1930-08-16 1931-06-XX Attending the Army War College
1931-06-XX 1932-08-05 Instructor at the Army Industrial College
1932-09-07 1932-10-21 Assistant to Engineer of Maintenance, Panama Canal
1932-10-22 1936-08-27 Engineer of Maintenance, Panama Canal
1936-08-27 1940-07-11 Governor of the Panama Canal
1940-10-04 1941-01-24 Assistant Commanding General 3rd Infantry Division
1941-01-27 1942-09-23 Commanding General 6th Infantry Division
1942-10-30 1946-11-09 Chief of US Military Mission to the Iranian Army
1947-06-30 Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, December 1973" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.