The Generals of WWII

Generals from Lithuania Flag for Lithuania
Portrait of Major-General Jonas Černius

Černius, Jonas


* 6th of January 1898

† 3rd of July 1977

(Ионас Казимерас Чернюс)


1937-XX-XX Brigadier-General
1940-12-29 Major-General (Soviet Army)


1935-01-01 1939-03-XX Chief General Staff
1939-03-XX 1939-11-XX Prime Minister
1939-12-XX 1940-08-XX General Officer Commanding 1st Division
1940-12-XX Transferred to the Soviet Army
1940-12-XX 1941-XX-XX Chief of Staff XXIX Rifle Corps, Soviet Army
1941-06-XX Arrested, but later released
Picture source: Courtesy of Paul Godley