The Generals of WWII

Generals from Soviet Union Flag for Soviet Union
Portrait of Lieutenant-General Vasilii Afanasevich Khomenko

Khomenko, Vasilii Afanasevich


* 18th of March 1899

† 9th of November 1943


(Василий Афанасьевич Хоменко)


1935-12-23 Colonel
1938-09-10 Kombrig
1940-06-04 Major-General
1943-05-18 Lieutenant-General


1931-XX-XX 1935-XX-XX Commanding Officer ? Rifle Brigade
1935-XX-XX 1940-11-XX Chief of Staff, NKVD Border Troops, Leningrad
1940-11-XX 1941-06-13 Commanding Officer NKVD Border Troops, Moldovia
1941-06-12 1941-07-13 Deputy Commander in Chief for Rear Security, Kiev Special Military District
1941-07-13 1941-11-01 Commanding Officer 30th Army
1941-12-04 1942-08-07 Deputy Commander in Chief Moscow Defence Zone
1942-08-07 1942-08-28 Commanding Officer 24th Army
1942-09-01 1942-11-25 Commanding Officer 58th Army
1942-11-25 1943-11-07 Commanding Officer 44th Army
1943-11-07 Fatally wounded
1943-11-09 Died of his wounds
Picture source: Courtesy of Anonymous