The Generals of WWII

Generals from Soviet Union Flag for Soviet Union
Portrait of Lieutenant-General Leonid Grigorevich Petrovskii

Petrovskii, Leonid Grigorevich


* 30th of March 1902

† 17th of August 1941

(Леонид Григорьевич Петровский)


1935-11-26 Kombrig
1937-11-28 Komdiv
1941-07-31 Lieutenant-General


Commanding Officer ? Regiment
Commanding Officer ? Brigade
1928-XX-XX 1934-XX-XX Commanding Officer 14th Cavalry Division
1934-XX-XX 1937-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Moscow Proletarian Rifle Division
1937-05-XX 1937-12-19 Commanding Officer V Rifle Corps
1937-12-19 1938-03-10 Commander in Chief Central Asian Military District
1938-03-16 1938-05-XX Deputy Commander in Chief Moscow Military District
1938-05-XX 1940-XX-XX Arrested
1940-XX-XX Released
1940-11-28 1941-08-17 Commanding Officer LXIII Rifle Corps
1941-08-17 Killed in Action
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin