The Generals of WWII

Generals from Soviet Union Flag for Soviet Union
Portrait of Lieutenant-General Vitalii Sergeevich Polenov

Polenov, Vitalii Sergeevich


* 26th of January 1901

† 8th of July 1968

(Виталий Сергеевич Поленов)


1941-07-15 Major-General
1943-02-14 Lieutenant-General


1941-11-27 1942-01-20 Commanding Officer 243rd Rifle Division
1942-01-XX 1942-04-08 Deputy Commanding Officer 29th Army
1942-04-08 1943-02-27 Commanding Officer 31st Army
1943-02-27 1943-10-24 Commanding Officer 5th Army
1943-10-25 1944-05-07 Commanding Officer 47th Army
1944-05-XX 1944-08-30 At disposal of the Main Personnel Directorate
1944-08-30 1946-02-XX Commanding Officer CVIII Rifle Corps
1946-02-XX 1947-04-04 Commanding Officer VI Rifle Corps
1948-06-XX 1954-07-XX Assistant Commander in Chief Turkestan Military District
1954-07-XX 1958-10-XX Assistant Commander in Chief Voronezh Military District
1954-07-XX 1958-10-XX Chief of Combat Training Section, Voronezh Military District
1958-10-XX Retired
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin