The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General V. Gheorghe Manoliu

Manoliu, V. Gheorghe


* 21st of May 1888

† 28th of August 1980


1925-10-01 Lieutenant-Colonel
1933-04-15 Colonel
1939-02-27 Brigadier-General
1942-XX-XX Major-General


1934-11-09 1938-04-01 Commanding Officer 15th Infantry Regiment
1939-XX-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Mountain Brigade
1940-01-10 1942-03-15 Commanding Officer 4th Mountain Brigade
1942-03-15 1943-03-20 General Officer Commanding 4th Mountain Division
1943-03-20 Deputy General Officer Commanding 4th Corps Area
1945-03-27 General Officer Commanding 4th Corps Area
1945-03-27 Retired
1949-02-XX Condemned to 45 years imprisonment as a war criminal in absentia
1952-07-24 1954-10-14 Arrested
1954-10-14 Released
Picture source: Courtesy of Valdis Kursietis