The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General Johan Laidoner

Laidoner, Johan

General

* 12th of February 1884

† 12th of March 1953

Service

1917-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 1st Estonian Division
1918-XX-XX Chief of Operations, General Staff
1918-XX-XX 1921-XX-XX Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces
1924-XX-XX 1925-XX-XX Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces
1925-XX-XX 1934-XX-XX Member of Parliament
1934-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces
1940-XX-XX Deported to Siberia
1941-XX-XX 1953-XX-XX Arrested
1953-03-12 Died in prison
Picture source: Courtesy of Valdis J. Kursietis