The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General of Artillery Sergei Sergeevich Volkenshtein

Volkenshtein, Sergei Sergeevich

Major-General of Artillery

* 2nd of June 1900

† 19th of May 1977

(Сергей Сергеевич Волкенштейн)

Promotions

1943-04-21 Major-General of Artillery

Service

1939-08-XX 1939-XX-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, 126th Rifle Division
1939-XX-XX 1940-04-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, 150th Rifle Division
1940-04-XX 1941-03-XX Commanding Officer Artillery, VI Rifle Corps
1941-03-XX Commandant of 1st Kiev Artillery School
1942-05-XX 1942-12-01 Chief of Staff, Artillery, Volkhov Front
1942-12-01 1947-05-XX Commanding Officer 17th Artillery Division
1947-05-XX 1948-06-XX Attending the Military Academy of the General Staff
1948-06-XX 1949-01-XX Deputy Commanding officer for Combat Training, IX Artillery Corps
1949-01-XX 1952-09-XX Deputy Commanding Officer Kiev Air Defence Region
1949-01-XX 1952-09-XX Chief of Staff, Kiev Air Defence Region
1952-09-XX 1953-01-XX At disposal of the Commander in Chief of Artillery
1953-01-XX 1954-12-XX Deputy Commanding Officer Artillery, Belorussian Military District
1954-12-XX 1955-04-XX Consultant to the Artillery Scientific Research Institute
1955-04-XX 1956-11-XX Deputy Head for Instrumental Exploration, Artillery Scientific Research Institute
1956-11-XX 1958-12-27 Instructor at the Military Academy of Tank & Mechanized Forces
1958-12-27 Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin