The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier-General Vincas Žilys

Žilys, Vincas

Brigadier-General

* 1st of February 1898

† 9th of October 1972

Promotions

1939-12-31 Brigadier-General
1940-12-29 Major-General of Artillery (Soviet Army)

Service

1935-07-20 1940-08-02 Inspector of Artillery
1937-XX-XX 1940-08-02 Commanding Officer 3rd Artillery Regiment
1940-08-XX Transferred to the Soviet Army
1940-08-02 1941-06-24 Commanding Officer Artillery, XXIX Rifle Corps
1941-06-24 1942-09-05 Arrested
1942-09-05 Condemned to 10 years imprisonment
1955-08-31 Released
1956-07-18 Rehabilitated
1956-10-02 Retired
Picture source: From: 'Europa Orientalis', No. 3, 2012