The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Aleksandr Vasilevich Iakushov

Iakushov, Aleksandr Vasilevich


* 23rd of June 1905

† 26th of October 1979

(Александр Васильевич Якушов)

(Александр Васильевич Якушев)

(Aleksandr Vasilevich Iakushev)


1943-02-05 Colonel
1944-01-17 Major-General
1955-08-08 Lieutenant-General


1941-10-XX 1941-12-XX Commanding Officer 282nd Reserve Ski Regiment
1941-12-XX 1942-01-XX Commanding Officer 482nd Rifle Regiment
1942-01-XX 1942-08-XX Chief of staff, 28th Rifle Division
1942-08-XX 1942-11-02 Deputy Chief of Staff for Auxiliary Control Points, 3rd Shock Army
1942-11-02 Commanding Officer 31st Separate Cadet Brigade
1943-07-10 1945-07-XX Commanding Officer 381st Rifle Division
1945-07-XX 1946-06-XX Commanding Officer 18th Rifle Division
1946-06-XX 1946-12-XX Commanding Officer 18th Separate Guards Rifle Brigade
1946-12-XX 1949-02-XX Attending the Military Academy of the General Staff
1949-02-XX 1952-05-XX Chief of Combat & Physical Training Section, Belorussian Military District
1952-05-XX 1954-07-XX Commanding Officer XXXXI Rifle regiment
1954-07-XX 1958-01-XX Chief of Combat Training Section, Belorussian Military District
1957-04-18 1958-01-XX Deputy Commander in Chief Belorussian Military District
1958-01-XX 1960-10-XX Commanding Officer 28th Army
1960-10-XX 1963-11-28 Representative for Combat Training of the Commander in Chief of Warsaw Pact Forces to Czechoslovakia
1963-11-28 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Mikhail Eremenko