The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General Otto Ruge

Ruge, Otto


* 9th of January 1882

† 15th of August 1961


1933-08-01 Colonel


1929-XX-XX 1933-XX-XX Instructor Military Academy
1930-11-01 1933-08-01 Head Communication Section General Staff
1933-08-01 1938-09-12 Chief General Staff
1938-09-12 1940-04-09 Inspector-General of Infantry
1940-04-09 1940-XX-XX Commander in Chief Armed Forces
1940-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Prisoner of War
1945-XX-XX 1946-XX-XX Commander in Chief Army
1946-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX Commander in Chief Armed Forces
Picture source: Courtesy of √ėyvind Isachsen