The Generals of WWII

Generals from Soviet Union Flag for Soviet Union
Portrait of Lieutenant-General Nikolai Nikolaevich Oleshev

Oleshev, Nikolai Nikolaevich


* 21st of September 1903

† 2nd of November 1970

(Николай Николаевич Олешев)


1943-02-14 Major-General
1945-05-05 Lieutenant-General


1942-02-19 1943-05-13 Commanding Officer 371st Rifle Division
1943-05-13 1944-01-24 Commanding Officer XXXVI Rifle Corps
1944-03-09 1944-07-02 Commanding Officer XXXVI Rifle Corps
1944-08-12 1945-09-03 Commanding Officer CXIII Rifle Corps
1948-06-03 1951-05-04 Commanding Officer 14th Army
1951-12-XX 1953-01-XX First Deputy Commander in Chief Kiev Military District
1953-01-09 1954-04-05 Commanding Officer 13th Army
1963-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin