The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General of Tank Troops Iosif Konstantinovich Kimbar

Kimbar, Iosif Konstantinovich

Lieutenant-General of Tank Troops

* 1905

† 1974

(Иосиф Константинович Кимбар)

(Józef Kimbar)


1943-12-15 Major-General of Tank Troops
1945-08-09 Major-General (Polish Army)
1946-07-11 Lieutenant-General


1943-XX-XX Chief of Staff, ? Tank Division
1943-05-XX 1944-05-XX Commandant of Saratovsk Tank School
1944-05-XX Transferred to the Polish People's Army
1944-05-26 1944-09-25 General Officer Commanding Tank & Mechanized Forces Polish People's Army
1944-09-25 1945-11-XX General Officer Commanding I Tank Corps Polish People's Army
1945-11-XX 1946-03-XX Deputy Chief Inspector of Tank Forces
1946-04-01 Returned to the Soviet Union
Commanding Officer Tank & Mechanized Forces, ? Military District
Deputy Head of Senior Officers' Course 'Vystrel'
1961-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin