The Generals of WWII

Generals from Soviet Union Flag for Soviet Union
Portrait of Colonel-General Ivan Tikhonovich Grishin

Grishin, Ivan Tikhonovich

Colonel-General

* 3rd of December 1901

† 20th of June 1951

(Иван Тихонович Гришин)

Promotions

1942-05-03 Major-General
1943-09-09 Lieutenant-General
1945-03-10 Colonel-General

Service

1938-12-XX 1940-10-25 Chief of 2nd Section, Moscow Military District
1940-10-25 1942-03-17 Commanding Officer 137th Rifle Division
1942-03-10 1943-04-27 Chief of Staff, 50th Army
1943-04-27 1943-06-03 Chief of Staff, 11th Guards Army
1943-06-03 1945-07-XX Commanding Officer 49th Army
1945-07-XX 1946-07-XX Commanding Officer 6th Guards Army
1946-07-20 1951-06-21 Head of Main Combat Training Directorate
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin