The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Marshal of Artillery Konstantin Petrovich Kazakov

Kazakov, Konstantin Petrovich

Marshal of Artillery

* 10th of November 1902

† 25th of August 1989

(Константин Петрович Казаков)


1943-07-05 Major-General of Artillery
1945-07-11 Lieutenant-General of Artillery
1955-05-04 Colonel-General of Artillery
1962-04-28 Marshal of Artillery


1941-XX-XX Commanding Officer ? Artillery Regiment
1941-06-XX 1942-04-XX Chief of Operations, Artillery, Southwestern Front
1942-04-XX 1943-04-XX Attached to the Staff of the Commander in Chief Artillery
1943-04-XX 1944-04-XX Officer for Special Assignments to the Commander in Chief Artillery
1944-04-XX 1945-05-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, 2nd Shock Army
1945-05-XX 1948-06-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, 1st Red Banner Army
1948-06-XX 1951-05-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, Northern Group of Forces
1951-05-XX 1953-04-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, Primorsk Military District
1953-04-XX 1954-09-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, Central Group of Forces
1954-XX-XX 1958-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Special Air Defence Army
1958-XX-XX 1960-07-XX Commanding Officer Anti-Air Missiles & Anti-Aircraft Artillery, Air Defence Forces
1960-07-XX 1963-03-12 Commanding Officer Anti-Air Missiles, Air Defence Forces
1960-07-XX 1963-03-12 Member of the Military Council, Air Defence Forces
1963-03-12 1969-07-XX Commander in Chief of Missiles Forces & Artillery
1963-03-12 1969-07-XX Member of the Military Council, Ground Forces
1969-07-XX 1989-08-25 Inspector-Counsellor, Group of Inspector-Generals, Ministry of Defence
Picture source: Courtesy of Auke de Vlieger