The Generals of WWII

Generals from Soviet Union Flag for Soviet Union
Portrait of Lieutenant-General Nikifor Vasilevich Medvedev

Medvedev, Nikifor Vasilevich

Lieutenant-General

* 19th of February 1888

† 18th of April 1973

(Никифор Васильевич Медведев)

Promotions

1936-03-14 Kombrig
1938-02-22 Komdiv
1939-11-04 Komkor
1940-06-04 Lieutenant-General

Service

Commandant of Tversk Cavalry School
1936-XX-XX Senior Instructor at Military Academy of Mechanization & Motorization
1938-XX-XX Commanding Officer Tank Troops, Leningrad Military District
Deputy Commander in Chief Northern Caucasian Military District
1939-05-XX 1941-04-XX Commanding Officer 11th Army
1941-04-XX 1942-01-XX Assistant Commander in Chief Siberian Military District
1942-01-XX 1944-04-16 Commander in Chief Siberian Military District
1944-11-23 1945-05-11 Commanding Officer XVII Guards Rifle Corps
1945-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin