22 Sep 1950
  • Omar Bradley was promoted to the rank of General of the Army. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
Photo(s) dated 22 Sep 1950
US Navy OY-2 Sentinel aircraft taking off from escort carrier Sicily, Yellow Sea, 22 Sep 1950US President Harry Truman pinning the five-star general insignia onto Omar Bradley

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