The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Clarence Leonard Tinker

Tinker, Clarence Leonard


* 21st of November 1887

† 7th of June 1942



1932-XX-XX 1934-XX-XX Commanding Officer 17th Pursuit Group
1933-05-XX Intelligence Officer (G-2), General Headquarters Air Force (Provisional)
1934-XX-XX 1936-XX-XX Commanding Officer 7th Bombardment Group
1936-11-XX 1939-XX-XX Chief of Aviation Division, National Guard Bureau
1939-XX-XX Chief of Supply Division, Office of the Chief of the Air Corps
1940-02-01 1940-12-XX Commanding Officer 27th Bombardment Group
1941-01-XX 1941-11-XX Commanding General 3d Bombardment Wing
1941-11-06 1941-12-16 Commanding General 3rd Interceptor Command
1941-12-18 1942-02-05 Commanding General Hawaiian Air Force
1942-02-05 1942-06-07 Commanding General 7th Air Force
1942-06-07 Killed in a crash at sea
Picture source: Courtesy of Shawn M. Bohannon