The Generals of WWII

Generals from Soviet Union Flag for Soviet Union
Portrait of Colonel-General Vasilii Iakolevich Golovkin

Golovkin, Vasilii Iakolevich

Colonel-General

* 1909

† 1986

(Василий Яковлевич Головкин)

Promotions

1945-07-11 Major-General
1960-05-07 Lieutenant-General
1968-02-19 Colonel-General

Service

1942-06-21 1943-01-24 Chief of the Political Section, 50th Army
1943-01-24 1945-05-XX Chief of the Political Section, 49th Army
Chief of the Political Section, ? Military District
Chief of the Political Section, Rear Service
Secretary, Party Committee, General Staff
1962-XX-XX 1969-XX-XX Member of the Military Council, Kiev Military District
1962-XX-XX 1969-XX-XX Chief of the Political Section, Kiev Military District
1969-XX-XX Deputy Head of the Political Directorate, General Staff
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin