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Maj. Gen. Alexander E. Anderson (1889-1942)
December 1942. Gen. Anderson was commander of the 86th Infantry Division when activated. He died shortly afterwards in December 1942.
Maj. Gen. Harris M. McLasky
January 1943-December 1945. Gen. McLasky commanded the division throughout its training and combat.
Maj. Gen. Paul J. Mueller
January 1946 - April 1946. Gen. Mueller had formerly commanded the 81st Infantry Division.
Maj. Gen. Harry F. Hazlett
June 1946 - Inactivation.

1. The Army Almanac: A Book of Facts Concerning the Army of the United States, U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950.
2. Order of Battle of the United States Army, World War II, European Theater of Operations, Office of the Theater Historian, Paris, France, December 1945.

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