The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Vasilii Afanasevich Glazunov

Glazunov, Vasilii Afanasevich


* 1st of January 1895

† 27th of June 1967

(Василий Афанасьевич Глазунов)


1939-05-17 Kombrig
1940-06-04 Major-General
1944-03-19 Lieutenant-General


1933-01-XX 1934-07-XX Commanding Officer 142nd Rifle Regiment
1934-07-XX 1937-06-XX Assistant Commanding Officer 168th Rifle Regiment
1937-06-XX 1938-08-XX Assistant Commanding Officer 56th Rifle Division
1938-08-XX 1939-07-02 Assistant Commanding Officer XXXIII Rifle Corps
1939-07-03 1941-06-23 Commanding Officer 59th Rifle Division
1941-06-23 1941-08-29 Commanding Officer III Airborne Corps
1941-08-29 1943-07-XX Commander in Chief Airborne Forces
1943-07-XX 1943-11-18 Deputy Commanding Officer XXIX Rifle Corps
1943-11-18 1944-09-05 Commanding Officer IV Guards Rifle Corps
1944-11-14 1946-01-XX Commanding Officer IV Guards Rifle Corps
1946-01-XX 1946-06-XX Commanding Officer CXXV Rifle Corps
1946-06-XX 1949-05-XX Inspector-General of Airborne Forces
1949-05-XX 1950-05-XX Attending the Military Academy of the General Staff
1950-05-XX 1950-10-XX In reserve
1950-10-XX 1950-12-XX Assistant Commander in Chief Eastern Siberian Military District
1950-12-XX 1954-06-XX At disposal of 2nd Main Directorate, General Staff
1954-06-XX Retired