The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Colonel-General of Artillery Fedor Aleksandrovich Samsonov

Samsonov, Fedor Aleksandrovich

Colonel-General of Artillery

* 22nd of November 1901

† January 1980

(Федор Александрович Самсонов)


1941-12-27 Major-General of Artillery
1943-06-07 Lieutenant-General of Artillery
1944-11-18 Colonel-General of Artillery


1941-XX-XX Chief of Staff, Artillery Briansk Front
1941-08-XX 1941-12-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, 28th Army
1941-12-XX 1946-04-XX Chief of Staff, Main Artillery Directorate
1946-04-XX 1948-XX-XX Head of Artillery Department, Military Academy of the General Staff
1948-XX-XX 1950-XX-XX Academic Secretary for Application of Artillery, Military Artillery Academy
1950-XX-XX 1953-XX-XX Member of the Praesidium of Military Artillery Academy
1953-XX-XX 1964-XX-XX Executive Editor of the Journal "Artillery & Ammunition"
1964-XX-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin