The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General of Tank Troops Aleksei Pavlovich Panfilov

Panfilov, Aleksei Pavlovich

Lieutenant-General of Tank Troops

* 17th of May 1898

† 16th of May 1966

(Алексей Павлович Панфилов)


1940-04-02 Kombrig
1940-06-04 Major-General of Tank Troops
1944-03-11 Lieutenant-General of Tank Troops


1938-04-XX 1938-XX-XX Deputy Chief of Staff Tank Forces
1938-XX-XX 1940-06-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Mechanized Brigade
1940-06-22 1941-08-XX Deputy Head of Intelligence Directorate, General Staff
1941-10-XX 1942-08-XX Head of Main Intelligence Directorate GRU
1942-08-XX 1943-01-XX Assistant Commanding Officer 3rd Tank Army
1943-01-XX 1943-03-XX Assistant Commanding Officer 5th Tank Army
1943-03-XX 1943-10-08 Second Assistant Head of Main Formation & Combat Training Directorate, Tank & Mechanized Forces
1943-10-08 1944-04-25 Commanding Officer VI Guards Tank Corps
1943-10-15 1944-04-25 Commanding Officer X Tank Corps
1944-08-11 1945-06-XX Commanding Officer III Guards Tank Corps
1945-06-XX 1946-08-XX Commanding Officer 3rd Guards Tank Division
1946-08-XX 1946-11-XX At disposal of the Commander in Chief of Tank and Mechanized Forces
1946-11-XX Instructor at Military Academy of Tank & Mechanized Forces
Head of 2nd Tactical-Engineering Department, Military Academy of Tank & Mechanized Forces
1952-03-XX Head of Department for training Foreign Officers, Military Academy of Tank & Mechanized Forces
1952-03-XX 1954-11-XX Commanding Officer Tank & Mechanized Forces Northern Military District
1954-11-XX 1956-09-XX Instructor at Military Academy of the General Staff
1956-09-XX 1959-11-XX Assistant Head of Tactic Department, Military Academy of the General Staff
1959-11-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin