The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Atanas Pavlov Zhilkov

Zhilkov, Atanas Pavlov


* 14th of October 1888

† 1955

(Атанас Равлов Жилков)


1924-10-05 Lieutenant-Colonel
1931-11-26 Colonel
1937-05-06 Major-General
1942-01-01 Lieutenant-General


1931-XX-XX 1934-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Cavalry Regiment
1934-XX-XX 1936-XX-XX Commanding Officer 4th Cavalry Brigade
1936-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Cavalry Division
1936-XX-XX 1941-XX-XX Inspector of Cavalry
1941-XX-XX 1944-XX-XX Chief of Communications, High Command
Picture source: Courtesy of Dimitar Boykov