The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Colonel-General of Aviation Stepan Dmitrievich Rybalchenko

Rybalchenko, Stepan Dmitrievich

Colonel-General of Aviation

* 11th of July 1903

† January 1986

(Степан Дмитриевич Рыбальченко)


1941-10-29 Major-General of Aviation
1943-08-07 Lieutenant-General of Aviation
1944-11-02 Colonel-General of Aviation


1939-10-XX 1940-03-XX Chief of Operations Section, Air Forces, Northern Front
1940-03-XX 1941-06-XX Deputy Chief of Staff, Air Forces, Leningrad Military District
1941-XX-XX Deputy Chief of Staff, Air Forces, Northern Front
1941-XX-XX 1942-02-XX Chief of Staff, Air Forces, Leningrad Front
1942-02-XX 1942-11-XX Commanding Officer Air Forces, Leningrad Front
1942-11-26 1946-XX-XX Commanding Officer 13th Air Army
1946-XX-XX 1947-XX-XX Commanding Officer Air Forces, Kiev Military District
1947-XX-XX 1950-XX-XX Inspector-General of the Air Force
1947-XX-XX 1950-XX-XX Deputy Chief Inspector for the Air Force, Main Inspection Armed Forces
1951-XX-XX 1956-XX-XX Commander in Chief Air Forces, Far East
1951-XX-XX 1956-XX-XX Commanding Officer Air Forces, Far Eastern Military District
1956-XX-XX 1963-XX-XX Head of Military Department, Leningrad Forestry-Technical Academy
1963-12-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin