The Generals of WWII

Generals from Czechoslovakia Flag for Czechoslovakia
Portrait of General Jan Syrový

Syrový, Jan

General

* 24th of January 1888

† 17th of October 1970

Service

1918-09-01 1918-10-02 General Officer Commanding Czechoslovakian Army Corps in Russia
1919-01-07 1920-07-17 General Officer Commanding Czechslovakian Armed Forces in Russia
1920-08-26 1924-01-15 General Officer Commanding Prague Military Command
1924-01-15 1926-01-01 Deputy Chief General Staff
1926-01-01 1926-03-19 Chief General Staff
1926-03-19 1926-10-14 Minister of Defence
1926-10-14 1933-12-31 Chief General Staff
1933-12-31 1938-09-22 Inspector-General of the Armed Forces
1938-10-06 1939-XX-XX Minister of Defence
Picture source: Courtesy of Hana Vselichova