The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Colonel-General Vladimir Romanovich Vashkevich

Vashkevich, Vladimir Romanovich


* 30th of March 1900

† 10th of June 1970

(Владимир Романович Вашкевич)


1935-11-26 Kombrig
1940-06-04 Major-General
1944-02-22 Lieutenant-General
1954-05-31 Colonel-General


1931-02-XX 1935-06-XX Instructor at Frunze Military Academy
1935-06-XX 1937-07-XX Commanding Officer 30th Cavalry Division
1935-06-XX 1937-07-XX Military Commissar, 30th Cavalry Division
1937-07-XX 1938-12-XX Chief of Staff, IV Cavalry Corps
1938-12-XX 1941-07-02 Instructor at Frunze Military Academy 02.07.41-26.09.41: Commanding Officer 2nd People's Militia Division
1941-09-26 1941-11-15 Commanding Officer 2nd Rifle Division
1941-11-16 1941-12-20 Commanding Officer 5th Rifle Division
1942-03-01 1942-11-19 Commanding Officer 359th Rifle Division
1942-09-29 1944-04-20 Chief of Staff, 20th Army
1944-04-21 1944-10-16 Chief of Staff, 3rd Baltic Front
1945-07-09 1951-10-XX First Deputy Commander in Chief Baltic Military District
1945-07-09 1951-10-XX Chief of Staff, Baltic Military District
1953-06-XX 1954-03-XX First Deputy Commander in Chief Transcaucasian Military District
1953-06-XX 1954-03-XX Chief of Staff, Transcaucasian Military District
1954-03-XX 1955-03-XX Chief Military Adviser to the Polish General Staff
1955-03-XX 1956-06-XX Head of Strategy Department, Military Academy of the General Staff
1956-06-XX 1961-02-11 Attached to the General Staff
1961-02-11 Retired
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