The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Nikolai Reek

Reek, Nikolai


* 1st of February 1890

† 8th of May 1942


1918-XX-XX Chief General Staff
1918-XX-XX 1919-XX-XX Commanding Officer 5th Regiment
1919-XX-XX Chief of Staff 1st Division
1919-XX-XX Chief of Staff 3rd Division
1919-XX-XX 1920-XX-XX Chief of Staff Vir Front
1920-XX-XX 1921-XX-XX Chief of Staff 2nd Division
1921-XX-XX 1923-XX-XX Inspector of Military Training
1923-XX-XX Inspector of Military School
1925-XX-XX 1926-XX-XX Chief General Staff
1926-XX-XX 1927-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 2nd Division
1927-XX-XX 1928-XX-XX Minister of War
1928-XX-XX 1934-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 2nd Division
1934-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX Chief General Staff
1939-XX-XX Deputy Commander in Chief of the Army
1939-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX Minister of Defence
1941-XX-XX 1942-05-08 Arrested by the Soviets
1942-05-08 Executed by the Soviets
Picture source: Courtesy of Valdis J. Kursietis