The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General Willard Gordon Wyman

Wyman, Willard Gordon


* 21st of March 1898

† 29th of March 1969

(Regular Army)


1941-09-18 Lieutenant-Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-05-25 Colonel (Army of the United States)
1942-12-11 Lieutenant-Colonel
1943-11-04 Brigadier-General (Army of the United States)
1944-11-27 Major-General (Army of the United States)
1948-01-24 Brigadier-General


1941-09-XX 1942-02-XX Assistant, Plans Group, War Plans Division, War Department General Staff
1942-02-XX 1942-12-XX Assistant Chief of Staff (G-3), US Army forces, China-Burma-India Theater of Operations
1942-12-XX 1943-07-XX Chief of Plans Section, G-3 Section, Allied Force Headquarters
1943-07-XX 1944-11-05 Assistant Commanding General 1st Infantry Division [Italy - North West Europe]
1943-12-07 1943-12-14 Acting Commanding General 1st Infantry Division [Italy]
1944-11-XX 1945-08-XX Commanding General 71st Infantry Division [Northwestern Europe]
1945-08-XX 1947-09-XX Assistant Chief of Staff (G-2), Army Ground Forces
1947-09-XX 1949-XX-XX Chief of Staff, 1st Army
1951-12-24 1952-07-31 Commanding General IX Corps [Korea]
1952-XX-XX 1954-XX-XX Commander in Chief NATO Land Forces South-East Europe
1954-03-01 1955-06-30 Commanding General 6th Army
1956-03-01 1958-07-31 Commander in Chief United States Continental Army Command
1958-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: From: "Assembly, July 1971" by United States Military Academy. Association of Graduates.