The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Dimitr Vasilev Ayryanov

Ayryanov, Dimitr Vasilev


* 5th of September 1893

† 18th of November 1950

(Димитър Василев Айрянов)


1928-05-06 Lieutenant-Colonel
1935-05-06 Colonel
1940-10-03 Major-General
1944-05-06 Lieutenant-General


1935-XX-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Engineer Regiment
1935-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Engineer Regiment
1935-XX-XX 1938-XX-XX Chief of Engineer Inspectorate Section
1938-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Commanding Officer 4th Division
1941-07-XX 1944-09-09 Under-Secretary of State for Air
1941-07-XX 1944-09-09 General Officer Commanding of the Air Force
1944-XX-XX Retired
1950-XX-XX Condemned to death by Bulgarian People's Court and executed as war criminal
Picture source: Courtesy of Dimitar Boykov