The Generals of WWII

Generals from Soviet Union Flag for Soviet Union
Portrait of Lieutenant-General Vasilii Akimovich Gorishnii

Gorishnii, Vasilii Akimovich

Lieutenant-General

* 29th of January 1903

† 15th of February 1962

(NKVD)

(Василий Акимович Горишний)

Promotions

1943-03-01 Major-General

Service

1942-XX-XX Commanding Officer 13th NKVD Division
1942-08-26 1943-03-01 Commanding Officer 95th Rifle Division
1943-03-01 1945-05-09 Commanding Officer 75th Guards Rifle Division
1952-12-30 1956-06-09 Commanding Officer I Guards Rifle Corps
1956-06-09 1957-05-16 Commanding Officer LXXXII Rifle Corps
1957-05-16 1961-12-21 Commanding Officer XXXXV Special Rifle Corps
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin