The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Nikola Mihailov Mihov

Mihov, Nikola Mihailov


* 29th of November 1891

† 1st of February 1945

(Никола Михайлов Михов)


1927-04-01 Lieutenant-General
1933-05-06 Colonel
1938-10-03 Major-General
1942-01-01 Lieutenant-General


1933-XX-XX 1935-XX-XX Commanding Officer Artillery 7th Division
1935-XX-XX Head of Research & Construction Department, Artillery Inspection
1936-XX-XX Deputy Commanding Officer 3rd Division
1936-XX-XX 1938-XX-XX Commanding Officer 3rd Division
1938-02-28 1941-04-14 Commandant of the Military Academy
1941-04-XX 1941-08-XX General Officer Commanding 5th Army, Macedonia
1941-08-XX 1942-04-11 General Officer Commanding 1st Army
1942-04-11 1943-09-14 Minister of War
1943-09-19 1944-09-07 One of 3 Regents for King Simeon II
1944-09-15 1945-01-28 Arrested
1945-01-28 Condemned to death
1945-02-01 Executed
1996-08-26 Rehabilitated
Picture source: Courtesy of Dimitar Boykov