Generals

Hoyt Vandenberg

Hoyt Vandenberg

January 24, 1899 - April 2, 1954

United States general

James H. Wilson

James H. Wilson

September 2, 1837 - February 23, 1925

American Civil War Union major general

Michel Aflaq

Michel Aflaq

1910 - 23 June 1989

Secretary General of the National Command of the Ba'ath Party

Matt Whitaker Ransom

Matt Whitaker Ransom

October 8, 1826 - October 8, 1904

Confederate Army general

Joseph Carter Abbott

Joseph Carter Abbott

July 15, 1825 - October 8, 1881

U.S. Army general and U.S. Senator

Thomas Lanier Clingman

Thomas Lanier Clingman

July 27, 1812 - November 3, 1897

Confederate Army general and politician

John of Austria

John of Austria

24 February 1547 - 1 October 1578

Spanish general

Prince Nashimoto Morimasa

Prince Nashimoto Morimasa

9 March 1874 - 2 January 1951

Japanese general

Claudia Kennedy

Claudia Kennedy

July 14, 1947 -

United States general

Holland Smith

Holland Smith

April 20, 1882 - January 12, 1967

United States Marine Corps general

Brent Scowcroft

Brent Scowcroft

March 19, 1925 -

United States Air Force general

Yoshijirō Umezu

Yoshijirō Umezu

4 January 1882 - 8 January 1949

Japanese general

William Henry Sleeman

William Henry Sleeman

28 sep 1980 - 10 February 1856

British colonial administrator

Alexandru Averescu

Alexandru Averescu

3 April 1859 - 2 October 1938

Marshal and former Prime Minister of Romania

William Richardson Davie

William Richardson Davie

June 20, 1756 - November 29, 1820

American Revolutionary War soldier, governor of North Carolina

Alfred Moore Scales

Alfred Moore Scales

November 26, 1827 - February 9, 1892

Confederate Army general

Władysław Franciszek Jabłonowski

Władysław Franciszek Jabłonowski

25 October 1769 - 29 September 1802

Polish general

Will H. Hays

Will H. Hays

November 5, 1879 - March 7, 1954

Generals

Aymer de Valence, 2nd Earl of Pembroke

Aymer de Valence, 2nd Earl of Pembroke

1275 - 23 June 1324

English general

Alison Richard

Alison Richard

1948 -

Generals

Otto Liman von Sanders

Otto Liman von Sanders

February 17, 1855 - August 22, 1929

German general

Kim Jae-gyu

Kim Jae-gyu

March 6, 1926 - May 24, 1980

Generals

Andrew Turnbull, Baron Turnbull

Andrew Turnbull, Baron Turnbull

21 January 1945 -

British Baron

Prince Henry of Prussia (1726–1802)

Prince Henry of Prussia (1726–1802)

18 January 1726 - 3 August 1802

German general

Ricardo Sanchez

Ricardo Sanchez

September 9, 1953 -

United States general

Andrew L. Harris

Andrew L. Harris

November 17, 1835 - September 13, 1915

Union Army General

John Marshall Harlan

John Marshall Harlan

June 1, 1833 - October 14, 1911

Union United States Army officer

Anthony Blaxland Stransham

Anthony Blaxland Stransham

22 December 1805 - 1900

British general

Arthur Greiser

Arthur Greiser

22 January 1897 - 14 July 1946

German general

Roy Geiger

Roy Geiger

January 25, 1885 - January 23, 1947

United States Marine

Prince Yasuhiko Asaka

Prince Yasuhiko Asaka

2 October 1887 - 12 April 1981

Japanese general

Iwane Matsui

Iwane Matsui

27 July 1878 - 23 December 1948

Japanese general

Walter Short

Walter Short

March 30, 1880 - March 9, 1949

United States general

Jean de Lattre de Tassigny

Jean de Lattre de Tassigny

2 February 1889 - 11 January 1952

Generals

James B. McPherson

James B. McPherson

November 14, 1828 - July 22, 1864

Union Army general

Antoni Radziwiłł

Antoni Radziwiłł

13 June 1775 - 7 April 1833

German general

Charles Erwin Wilson

Charles Erwin Wilson

July 18, 1890 - September 26, 1961

American secretary of Defence

Gordon Blake

Gordon Blake

July 22, 1910 - September 1, 1997

United States general

John A. Samford

John A. Samford

August 29, 1905 - November 20, 1968

United States general

Louis W. Tordella

Louis W. Tordella

1911 - 1996

Deputy Director of the NSA

Andrew Moray

Andrew Moray

- 1297

Scottish general

Ralph Canine

Ralph Canine

November 9, 1895 - March 8, 1969

First director of the United States' National Security Agency

Kenneth Minihan

Kenneth Minihan

December 31, 1943 -

United States general

Magnus Malan

Magnus Malan

27 April 1932 - 18 July 2011

South African army general and Cabinet minister

Roger Mortimer, 2nd Earl of March

Roger Mortimer, 2nd Earl of March

11 November 1328 - 26 February 1360

English nobleman and military commander during the Hundred Years' War

Robert Mueller

Robert Mueller

August 7, 1944 -

Director of the FBI

Mikhail Tukhachevsky

Mikhail Tukhachevsky

February 16, 1893 - June 12, 1937

Marshal of the Soviet Union

Frederick Peake

Frederick Peake

12 June 1886 - 30 March 1970

British soldier and policeman in Tranjordan

John Bagot Glubb

John Bagot Glubb

16 April 1897 - 17 March 1986

British general

Wen Chou

Wen Chou

- 200

General

Yan Liang

Yan Liang

- 200

Chinese general

Hussein Kamel al-Majid

Hussein Kamel al-Majid

1954 - 23 February 1996

Generals

John de Chastelain

John de Chastelain

1937 -

Canadian diplomat

John Forbes (British Army officer)

John Forbes (British Army officer)

5 September 1707 - 11 March 1759

British Army general

James Grant (British Army officer)

James Grant (British Army officer)

1720 - 1806

British Army general

L. Patrick Gray

L. Patrick Gray

July 18, 1916 - July 6, 2005

Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Sir Harry Smith, 1st Baronet

Sir Harry Smith, 1st Baronet

28 June 1787 - 12 October 1860

British Army general

Robert Ross (British Army officer)

Robert Ross (British Army officer)

1766 - 12 September 1814

British Army general

Joseph A. Green

Joseph A. Green

January 14, 1881 - October 27, 1963

United States general

James St Clair-Erskine, 2nd Earl of Rosslyn

James St Clair-Erskine, 2nd Earl of Rosslyn

6 February 1762 - 18 January 1837

British Army general

Aylmer Hunter-Weston

Aylmer Hunter-Weston

23 September 1864 - 18 March 1940

British Army general

Józef Poniatowski

Józef Poniatowski

May 7, 1763 - October 19, 1813

Generals

Fedor von Bock

Fedor von Bock

1880 - 1945

German field marshal

Nguyen Ngoc Loan

Nguyen Ngoc Loan

11 December 1930 - 14 July 1998

Vietnamese police chief

James Homer Wright

James Homer Wright

1869 - 1928

American pathologist

Joseph Ralston

Joseph Ralston

November 4, 1943 -

United States general

Horace Smith-Dorrien

Horace Smith-Dorrien

26 May 1858 - 12 August 1930

British soldier and commander of the Second Army of the BEF during the First World War. Later Governor of Gibraltar

Henry Phipps, 1st Earl of Mulgrave

Henry Phipps, 1st Earl of Mulgrave

14 February 1755 - 7 April 1831

British Army general

Isaac Stevens

Isaac Stevens

March 25, 1818 - September 1, 1862

Union United States Army general

Alexander Vandegrift

Alexander Vandegrift

March 13, 1887 - May 8, 1973

United States Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient and Commandant of the Marine Corps

Maurice Gamelin

Maurice Gamelin

20 September 1872 - 18 April 1958

French general

Viet D. Dinh

Viet D. Dinh

February 22, 1968 -

Generals

Archibald Campbell, 1st Marquis of Argyll

Archibald Campbell, 1st Marquis of Argyll

1607 - 1661

Governed Scotland during Wars of the Three Kingdoms

Henry M. Hoyt

Henry M. Hoyt

June 8, 1830 - December 1, 1892

Union Army general, lawyer, judge, governor

Norman Schwarzkopf, Jr.

Norman Schwarzkopf, Jr.

1934 - 2012

United States Army general and recipient of the Purple Heart medal

Norman Schwarzkopf, Sr.

Norman Schwarzkopf, Sr.

August 28, 1895 - November 25, 1958

United States Army general

John F. Hartranft

John F. Hartranft

December 16, 1830 - October 17, 1889

United States Army Medal of Honor recipient

John W. Geary

John W. Geary

December 30, 1819 - February 8, 1873

Union Army General

Edward Pakenham

Edward Pakenham

19 March 1778 - 8 January 1815

Irish-born British general

John Bell Hood

John Bell Hood

June 1 or June 29, 1831 - August 30, 1879

Confederate Army general

Erich von Falkenhayn

Erich von Falkenhayn

11 September 1869 - 8 April 1922

German general

Helmuth von Moltke the Younger

Helmuth von Moltke the Younger

25 May 1848 - 18 June 1916

German general

William T. Cahill

William T. Cahill

June 25, 1912 - July 1, 1996

Governor of New Jersey and Member of the United States House of Representatives from New Jersey

John Shalikashvili

John Shalikashvili

June 27, 1936 - July 23, 2011

United States general

Peter Pace

Peter Pace

November 5, 1945 -

16th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Orde Wingate

Orde Wingate

26 February 1903 - 24 March 1944

British Army General

Nguyen Cao Ky

Nguyen Cao Ky

1930 - 23 July 2011

Generals

Richard Caswell

Richard Caswell

August 3, 1729 - November 10, 1789

American general

Władysław Anders

Władysław Anders

11 August 1892 - 12 May 1970

Polish Army general

Al-Hajjaj ibn Yusuf

Al-Hajjaj ibn Yusuf

661 - 714

Umayyad governor/general

Muhammad bin Qasim

Muhammad bin Qasim

695 - 715

Generals

J. B. M. Hertzog

J. B. M. Hertzog

3 April 1866 - 21 November 1942

Boer general

George Ramsay, 9th Earl of Dalhousie

George Ramsay, 9th Earl of Dalhousie

23 October 1770 - 21 March 1838

British Army general

Albrecht von Roon

Albrecht von Roon

30 April 1803 - 1879

German general

Huang Xing

Huang Xing

October 25, 1874 - October 31, 1916

Generals

Harry Chauvel

Harry Chauvel

16 April 1865 - 4 March 1945

Australian army officer

Tomoyuki Yamashita

Tomoyuki Yamashita

November 8, 1885 - February 23, 1946

Japanese World War II general

Sun Li-jen

Sun Li-jen

December 8, 1900 - November 19, 1990

Chinese general and politician

Koos de la Rey

Koos de la Rey

22 October 1847 - 15 September 1914

Generals


Living octopus

Living octopus

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