The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Ralph Royce

Royce, Ralph


* 28th of June 1890

† 7th of August 1965



1935-12-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1941-04-07 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1942-06-15 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1942-12-01 Colonel
1946-06-30 Major-General (Retired)


1934-10-04 1937-04-30 Commanding Officer 1st Pursuit Group
1937-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX Air Officer, Philippine Department
1939-XX-XX 1941-05-XX Commanding Officer 7th Bombardment Group
1941-05-XX 1941-07-XX Assistant Military Attaché to United Kingdom
1941-07-XX 1942-01-XX Military Attaché for Air to United Kingdom
1942-02-24 1942-05-XX Chief of the Air Staff, US Army Forces in Australia
1942-05-02 1942-09-XX Senior Air Officer, Allied Air Forces Southwest Pacific
1942-09-XX 1943-04-XX Commanding General US Army Air Forces Southeastern Training Center, Maxwell Field, Alabama
1943-04-18 1943-09-XX Commanding General 1st Air Force
1943-09-10 1944-03-10 Commanding General US Army Forces in the Middle East
1944-03-XX 1944-08-XX Deputy Commanding General 9th Air Force [United Kingdom - France]
1944-08-08 1945-01-29 Deputy Air Commander in Chief of the Allied Expeditionary Air Force
1944-10-20 1945-01-29 Commanding General 1st Provisional Tactical Air Force
1945-02-XX 1945-08-16 Commanding General Personnel Distribution Command
1946-06-30 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Shawn M. Bohannon