U.S. Marine Corps Dictionary

General of the Air Force

A wartime rank. The rank insignia is five silver stars in a circle worn on collar points. Only “Hap” Arnold has held this rank. He was promoted to General of the Army in 1944, and in 1949 was made General of the Air Force.

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