The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Fedor Iakovlevich Kostenko

Kostenko, Fedor Iakovlevich

Lieutenant-General

* 22nd of October 1896

† 26th of May 1942

(Федор Яковлевич Костенко)

Promotions

1937-10-11 Kombrig
1939-02-09 Komdiv
1940-06-04 Lieutenant-General

Service

1931-04-XX 1936-07-XX Deputy Commanding Officer 23rd Cavalry Regiment
1936-07-XX 1937-06-XX Commanding Officer 19th Cavalry Regiment
1937-06-XX Commanding Officer 7th Cavalry Division
1937-06-XX Commanding Officer Special Cavalry Division
Commanding Officer 36th Cavalry Division 00.04.39-26.07.40: Commanding Officer II Cavalry Corps
1940-07-26 1941-09-20 Commanding Officer 26th Army
1941-09-XX 1941-12-18 Deputy Commander in Chief Southwestern Front
1941-12-18 1942-04-08 Commander in Chief Southwestern Front
1942-04-08 1942-05-25 Commanding Officer Southwestern Operational Group
1942-04-XX 1942-05-26 Deputy Commander in Chief Southwestern Front
1942-05-26 Killed in Action
Picture source: Courtesy of Boris Kharlamov