The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General Jānis Kurelis

Kurelis, Jānis


* 1882

† 1954


1919-XX-XX 1921-XX-XX Chief Organisation Section, General Staff
1920-XX-XX 1921-XX-XX Member Military Council, Ministry of Defence
1921-XX-XX 1922-XX-XX Deputy Chief Army Technical Department
1922-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX General Officer Commanding Technical Division
1940-XX-XX Retired
Commanding Officer Ad hoc Military Group, German Occupation
Arrested by the Germans and deported
Moved to USA
Picture source: Courtesy of Valdis J. Kursietis