Generals - Born On This Day. Add Your Own.

Discussion in 'General' started by spidge, Nov 17, 2005.

  1. Steen Ammentorp

    Steen Ammentorp Senior Member

    Born on this day the 6th December were:

    Czechoslovakian Major-General Mikuláš Doležal in 1889
    Japanese Lieutenant-General Kashiwa Toku in 1887
    Japanese Major-General Ueda Masao in 1897
    Soviet Lieutenant-General Nikolai Ivanovich Biriukov in 1901
    Soviet Major-General of Technical Troops Nikolai Andreevich Urmaev in 1895
    Yugoslav/Croat Brigadier-General Đorđe F. Gruić in 1887
  2. Steen Ammentorp

    Steen Ammentorp Senior Member

    Born on this day the 8th December were:

    Italian Lieutenant-General Francesco Bertini in 1878
    Japanese Major-General Kaji Eijiro in 1886
    Lithuanian/Soviet Brigadier-General Albinas Cepas-Cepaukas in 1896
    US Major-General Frank O'Driscoll Hunter in 1894
    US Major-General Rush B. Lincoln in 1881
    US Major-General Edwin Bowman Lyon in 1892
    US Brigadier-General Vincent J. Meloy in 1895
    US Brigadier-General Thomas Edison Roderick in 1892
    US Brigadier-General Richard Herbert Somer in 1881
  3. Steen Ammentorp

    Steen Ammentorp Senior Member

    Born on this day the 9th December were:

    French General Georges-Maurice-Jean Blanchard in 1877
    British Brigadier John Godfrey Flewett in 1900
    Greek Field Marshal Aleksandros Papagos in 1883
    US Major-General Benjamin Delahauf Foulois in 1879
    US Lieutenant-General Daniel Isom Sultan in 1885
    US Brigadier-General Charles Orval Thrasher in 1886
  4. Steen Ammentorp

    Steen Ammentorp Senior Member

    I just discovered that this thread has been going on for more than a year by now and that I am repeating myself here, which seems a bit silly. So with that I am going to end by postings in this thread.
  5. marek_pk

    marek_pk Senior Member

    Born this day December 25 :

    Polish General Stefan Rowecki in 1895..

    Commander of the Warsaw Armored/Motor Brigade during the Polish Campaign - September 1939.

    Commander-in-chief of the Polish underground - Armia Krajowa (Home Army) from 1942 till his arrest by the Gestapo in June 30th 1943.

    One source says he was probably murdered in August 1944 in Sachsenhausen.
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