The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General of Artillery Rusi Hristov Rusev

Rusev, Rusi Hristov

General of Artillery

* 27th of November 1887

† 1st of February 1945

(Руси Христов Русев)


1923-05-06 Lieutenant-Colonel
1928-09-03 Colonel
1936-05-06 Major-General
1940-10-03 Lieutenant-General
1944-09-04 General of Artillery


1930-XX-XX 1934-XX-XX Head of Technical Department, Artillery Inspection
1934-XX-XX 1935-XX-XX Head of Armaments, Artillery Inspection
1935-XX-XX 1936-XX-XX Commanding Officer of Kazanlik Arsenal
1936-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX Inspector of Armaments
1940-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Head of Chancellery, Ministry of War
1941-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Inspector of Armaments
1942-XX-XX 1943-XX-XX Head of Supply Department, Ministry of War
1943-09-14 1944-09-02 Minister of War
1944-09-02 Retired
1945-XX-XX Condemned to life imprisonment by Bulgarian People's Court
1945-02-01 Died in prison
Picture source: Courtesy of Dimitar Boykov