The Generals of WWII

Generals from Soviet Union Flag for Soviet Union
Portrait of Colonel-General Petr Afanasevich Lapkin

Lapkin, Petr Afanasevich


* 24th of August 1904

† January 1969

(Петр Афанасьевич Лапкин)


1941-12-02 Brigade-Commissar
1942-12-20 Colonel
1944-11-02 Major-General
1954-05-31 Lieutenant-General
1959-05-25 Colonel-General


1945-XX-XX Head of 6th Directorate, Main Political Directorate
Member of the Military Council, Baltic Military District
Deputy Head of the Main Political Directorate
1961-04-XX 1964-01-XX Member of the Military Council, Far Eastern Military District
1961-04-XX 1964-01-XX Head of the Political Directorate, Far Eastern Military District
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin