The Generals of WWII

Generals from Finland Flag for Finland
Portrait of Major-General Johan Viktor Arajuuri

Arajuuri, Johan Viktor

Major-General

* 23rd of June 1894

† 28th of February 1961

Promotions

1928-06-15 Colonel
1942-07-03 Major-General

Service

1925-03-20 1925-08-29 Commanding Officer Central Finland Regiment
1925-04-27 1925-08-29 Acting General Officer Commanding 2nd Division
1925-08-29 1933-07-01 Commanding Officer Porin Regiment
1929-06-01 1929-08-07 Acting General Officer Commanding 1st Division
1933-07-01 1934-01-29 General Officer Commanding Turunmaa Military District
1934-01-29 1934-02-23 Special Purposes Officer, Ministry of the Interior
1934-02-23 1941-06-25 Chief of Police Helsinki
1940-03-01 1940-03-13 General Officer Commanding 4th Division
1941-06-25 1941-07-15 General Officer Commanding Helsinki Military Districy
1941-07-15 1942-05-21 General Officer Commanding General Headquarters Military Administration
1942-05-21 1943-08-19 General Officer Commanding Eastern Karelian Military Administration
1943-08-19 1944-10-XX Chief of Police Helsinki
Picture source: Courtesy of Valdis Kurties