The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General of Tank Troops Petr Dmitrievich Govorunenko

Govorunenko, Petr Dmitrievich

Lieutenant-General of Tank Troops

* 18th of October 1902

† 23rd of January 1963

(Петр Дмитриевич Говоруненко)


1939-07-05 Regiment-Commissar
1942-08-06 Colonel
1943-09-01 Major-General
1945-04-19 Lieutenant-General of Tank Troops


1939-06-28 1941-03-06 Military Commissar, 48th Separate Light Tank Brigade
1941-03-06 1941-11-29 Military Commissar, 58th Tank Division
1941-11-29 1941-12-XX Commanding Officer 58th Tank Division
1942-01-XX 1942-03-XX Liaison Officer, Operations Section, 30th Army
1942-03-XX 1942-10-06 Chief of Staff, 375th Rifle Division
1942-10-06 1943-12-06 Commanding Officer 375th Rifle Division
1943-12-06 1944-04-30 Wounded and hospitalised
1944-04-30 1944-06-09 Convalescing
1944-06-09 1944-09-24 Deputy Commanding Officer II Guards Tank Corps
1944-09-24 1945-06-XX Commanding Officer XVIII Tank Corps
1945-06-XX 1946-05-28 Commanding Officer 18th Tank Division
1946-05-28 1946-12-XX Deputy Commanding Officer 7th Mechanised Army
1946-12-XX 1947-03-17 Commanding Officer 7th Separate Cadre Tank Division
1947-03-17 1948-06-15 Deputy Commanding Officer 3rd Separate Guards Tank Division
1948-06-15 1949-12-27 Attending the Military Academy of the General Staff
1950-02-03 1950-11-08 Commanding Officer Tank & Mechanised Forces Turkmen Military District
1950-11-28 1953-12-21 Commanding Officer 1st Guards Mechanised Army
1953-12-21 1954-02-09 At disposal of the Main Personnel Directorate
1954-02-09 1957-06-03 Head of Tactical & Operational Training Department, Military Academy of the Tank & Mechanised Forces
1957-06-03 1958-08-02 Chief Military Adviser of the Bulgarian Military Academy
1958-08-02 1959-01-13 Head of the Soviet Military Mission to Bulgaria
1959-01-13 1959-03-31 At disposal of the Commander in Chief of Ground Forces
1959-03-31 1963-01-27 Senior Instructor at Military Academy of the General Staff
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