The Generals of WWII

Generals from Romania Flag for Romania
Portrait of Major-General Victor Traian Iliescu

Iliescu, Victor Traian


* 7th of September 1884

† 23rd of February 1959


1925-05-10 Lieutenant-Colonel
1933-04-15 Colonel
Colonel (Dated back to 1929-03-31)
1936-05-10 Brigadier-General
1940-06-08 Major-General
1944-11-15 Lieutenant-General (Reserve)


1937-XX-XX Retired
1941-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 5th Infantry Division
1942-07-19 Retired
1943-02-15 1943-11-13 Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of National Education
1943-XX-XX Leader of the State Youth Organisation
1946-05-18 1948-02-06 Arrested
1948-02-06 Condemned to 10 years imprisonment
1956-08-26 Released
Picture source: Courtesy of Valdis Kursietis