The Generals of WWII

Generals from Soviet Union Flag for Soviet Union
Portrait of Lieutenant-General Robert Iurevich Kliavinsh

Kliavinsh, Robert Iurevich


* 10th of November 1885

† 16th of October 1941

(Роберт Юрьевич Клявиньш)

(Roberts Kļaviņš)


1922-06-02 Colonel (Latvian Army)
1931-11-18 General (Latvian Army)
1940-12-29 Lieutenant-General


1922-XX-XX 1929-XX-XX Commanding Officer 4th Regiment Valmiera, Latvian Army
1931-XX-XX 1934-XX-XX Deputy Commanding Officer Vidzeme Division Vidzeme, Latvian Army
1934-XX-XX Acting Commanding Officer Vidzime Division, Latvian Army
1934-XX-XX Retired, Latvian Army
1940-XX-XX Recalled, Latvian Army
1940-06-21 1940-09-27 Commander in Chief of the Army, Latvian Army
1940-08-XX Transferred from the Latvian Army
1940-09-27 1941-06-22 Commanding Officer XXIV Rifle Corps
1941-06-22 1941-07-29 Arrested
1941-07-29 Condemned to death
1941-10-16 Executed
1957-11-30 Rehabilitated
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin