The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Aleksandr Mikhailovich Ilin

Ilin, Aleksandr Mikhailovich


* 7th of October 1899

† 28th of May 1944

(Александр Михайлович Ильин)


1942-05-13 Major-General


1937-10-XX 1938-06-XX Chief of Staff, 97th Rifle Division
1938-06-XX 1939-09-XX In China
1939-11-XX 1940-03-XX At disposal of the Special Section, General Staff
1940-03-XX 1941-03-14 Deputy Commanding Officer 140th Rifle Division
1941-03-14 1941-07-13 Commanding Officer 227th Rifle Division
1941-07-13 1941-09-11 At disposal of the Military Council, 5th Army
1941-09-11 1941-09-21 Commanding Officer 215th Motorised Rifle Division
1941-09-21 1941-10-28 Behind enemy lines
1941-12-04 1942-07-25 Commanding Officer 261st Rifle Division
1942-07-25 1942-12-XX Wounded and hospitalised
1942-12-XX 1943-07-XX Attending the Military Academy of the General Staff
1943-07-XX 1943-08-10 Deputy Commanding Officer LXI Corps
1943-08-10 1944-05-28 Commanding Officer LXI Rifle Corps
1944-05-28 Killed in Action
Picture source: Courtesy of Mikhail Eremenko