The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Marshal of Tank Troops Iakov Nikolaevich Fedorenko

Fedorenko, Iakov Nikolaevich

Marshal of Tank Troops

* 22nd of October 1896

† 20th of March 1947

(Яков Николаевич Федоренко)


1935-11-26 Kombrig
1939-11-04 Komdiv
1940-06-04 Lieutenant-General of Tank Troops
1943-01-01 Colonel-General of Tank Troops
1944-02-21 Marshal of Tank Troops


1934-XX-XX 1935-XX-XX Commanding Officer 3rd Separate Tank Regiment
1935-05-XX 1937-XX-XX Commanding Officer 15th Mechanized Brigade
1937-XX-XX 1940-06-XX Commanding Tank Officer Forces, Kiev Military District
1939-XX-XX Commanding Officer Tank Forces, Ukrainian Front
1940-06-07 1942-12-XX Head of Main Tank Directorate, People's Commissariat of Defence
1941-07-20 1943-05-XX Deputy People's Commissar of Defence
1942-12-XX 1946-04-XX Head of Main Directorate of Tank & Mechanized Forces, People's Commissariat of Defence
1942-12-XX 1947-03-20 Commander in Chief Tank & Mechanized Forces
Picture source: Courtesy of Auke de Vlieger