The Generals of WWII

Generals from Soviet Union Flag for Soviet Union
Portrait of Lieutenant-General Ian Petrovich Dzenit

Dzenit, Ian Petrovich


* 1893

† 18th of July 1967

(Ян Петрович Дзенит)


1942-01-22 Major-General
1945-04-19 Lieutenant-General


1920-XX-XX Commanding Officer 20th Rifle Division
1922-XX-XX 1925-XX-XX Attending the Red Army Military Academy
1925-XX-XX Chief of Staff XVI Rifle Corps
1932-XX-XX 1933-XX-XX Deputy Chief of Staff Volga Military District
1933-XX-XX 1937-XX-XX Commanding Officer 86th Rifle Division
1937-12-28 1940-01-14 Arrested
1940-01-14 Released
1940-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Senior Instructor at Military Academy of the General Staff
1942-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Assistant Commanding in Chief Siberian Military District
1944-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX Deputy Commanding Officer 49th Army
1946-XX-XX Assistant Commander in Chief Gorkhi Military District
Assistant Commander in Chief Transcarpatian Military District
1949-XX-XX Assistant Commander in Chief Southern Ural Military District
1950-XX-XX 1957-XX-XX Head of General Tactics & Operative Art Department, Military Engineering Academy
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin