The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Aleksandr Fedorovich Vasilev

Vasilev, Aleksandr Fedorovich


* 13th of October 1909

† 9th of September 1984

(Александр Федорович Васильев)


1945-07-11 Major-General
1952-10-02 Stripped of the rank of Major-General
1953-08-15 Major-General


1942-04-XX 1942-05-26 Chief of Staff, 75th Fortified Area
1942-06-26 1942-10-08 Deputy Commanding Officer 305th Rifle Division
1942-12-19 1943-05-02 Deputy Commanding Officer 305th Rifle Division
1943-05-02 1945-08-XX Commanding Officer 305th Rifle Division
1945-08-XX 1945-11-XX At disposal of the Main Personnel Directorate
1945-11-XX 1945-12-XX Commanding Officer 206th Rifle Division
1945-12-XX Arrested
1946-02-21 Dismissed from the Army
1953-08-15 Rehabilitated
1953-08-28 Reinstated in the Army
1953-08-XX 1955-01-XX Attending the Military Academy of the General Staff
1955-01-XX 1959-05-XX Senior Instructor, Military Department, Agricultural Academy
1959-05-XX 1971-06-02 Head of the Military Department, Moscow Economic-Statistical Institute
1971-06-02 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin