U.S. Marine Corps Dictionary

General of the Army

A wartime rank. The rank insignia is five silver stars in a circle worn on collar points. (background) Generals of the Army do not retire. This rank has been held by George Marshall, Douglas McArthur, Dwight Eisenhower and “Hap” Arnold, all with dates of rank of Dec. 1944. Omar Bradley was promoted to this rank in Sept. 1950.


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