The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Willem Frederik Sillevis

Sillevis, Willem Frederik


* 13th of May 1880

† 23rd of January 1956


1930-05-02 Lieutenant-Colonel
1933-11-01 Colonel
1936-05-01 Major-General
1940-02-19 Lieutenant-General


1933-XX-XX Chief of Aviation Section, General Staff
1933-XX-XX 1936-05-01 Commanding Officer 1st Artillery Brigade
1936-05-01 1939-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 2nd Detachment
1936-05-01 1939-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 2nd Division
1939-11-01 1940-02-19 General Officer Commanding II Corps
1940-02-19 General Officer Commanding Air Defence Region Utrecht-Soesterberg
1940-07-15 Retired
Picture source: From "Militaire spectator." Geraadpleegd op Delpher op 24-02-2020,