The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Ivan Vasilevich Galanin

Galanin, Ivan Vasilevich


* 25th of July 1899

† 12th of November 1958

(Иван Васильевич Галанин)


1939-11-04 Kombrig
1940-06-04 Major-General
1943-01-27 Lieutenant-General


1938-08-XX Deputy Chief of Staff, Transbaikal Military District
1938-08-XX 1940-06-XX Commanding Officer 57th Rifle Division
1940-06-XX 1941-08-28 Commanding Officer XVII Rifle Corps
1941-08-25 1941-10-16 Commanding Officer 12th Army
1941-11-02 1942-04-25 Commanding Officer 59th Army
1942-04-XX 1942-06-XX Commanding Officer Galanin Group, 16th Army
1942-06-XX 1942-08-XX Deputy Commanding Officer 33 Army
1942-08-XX 1942-10-01 Deputy Commander in Chief Voronezh Front
1942-10-01 1943-04-06 Commanding Officer 24th Army
1943-04-02 1943-09-28 Commanding Officer 70th Army
1943-09-28 1944-01-05 Commanding Officer 4th Guards Army
1944-01-05 1944-03-21 Commanding Officer 53rd Army
1944-02-28 1944-11-25 Commanding Officer 4th Guards Army
1944-XX-XX 1945-11-XX Deputy Commanding Officer VII Rifle Corps
1946-09-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin