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General Olof Thörnell, Swedish Armed Forces
Born (1877-10-19)October 19, 1877
Died July 25, 1977(1977-07-25) (aged 99)
Place of birth Trönö, Söderhamn Municipality, Hälsingland
Place of death Uppsala, Uppland
Allegiance Swedish Armed Forces
Years of service 1897 - 1944
Rank General
Commands held Supreme Commander of the Swedish Armed Forces
Other work Chief of staff for Gustaf V of Sweden

Olof Gerhard Thörnell (19 October 1877 - 25 July 1977) was a General of the Swedish armed forces. He was Sweden's first Supreme Commander 8 December 1939 until 1944. Before 1939 that had been the role of the King.

Preceded by
None, the King was Supreme Commander
Supreme Commander of the Swedish Armed Forces Succeeded by
General Helge Jung

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