The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Leonid Ivanovich Vagin

Vagin, Leonid Ivanovich

Major-General

* 18th of February 1905

† 4th of April 1976

(Леонид Иванович Вагин)

Promotions

1943-11-17 Major-General

Service

1942-01-XX 1942-07-25 Commanding Officer 917th Rifle Regiment
1942-07-25 1942-08-01 Acting Commanding Officer 297th Rifle Division
1942-08-01 1942-08-18 Commanding Officer 917th Rifle Regiment
1942-08-18 1943-05-07 Commanding Officer 52nd Rifle Division
1943-07-29 1945-02-03 Commanding Officer 79th Guards Rifle Division
1945-02-03 1945-07-XX Wounded and hospitalized
1945-07-XX 1945-10-XX Commanding Officer 79th Guards Rifle Division
1945-10-XX 1948-02-XX Commanding Officer 20th Guards Mechanized Division
1948-02-XX 1953-11-XX Commanding Officer 36th Guards Mechanized Division
1953-11-XX 1954-11-XX Attending the Military Academy of the General Staff
1954-11-XX 1956-06-XX Deputy Commanding Officer XI Guards Rifle Corps
1956-06-XX 1961-04-28 Commandant of Moscow Suvorov Military School
1961-04-28 Retired
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