The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Gustav Iurevich Ionson

Ionson, Gustav Iurevich


* 7th of January 1880

† 15th of May 1942

(Густав Юрьевич Ионсон)


1940-12-29 Lieutenant-General


1928-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX Inspector-General of Cavalry, Estonian Army
1939-XX-XX Aide-de-Camp to the President, Estonian Army
1940-06-XX 1940-08-XX Commander in Chief of the Army, Estonian Army
1940-08-XX Transferred from the Estonian Army
1940-08-XX 1941-06-19 Commanding Officer XXII Rifle Corps
1941-06-19 1942-05-15 Arrested
1942-04-22 Condemned to death
1942-05-15 Executed
2001-01-22 Rehabilitated
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin