The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General Vilis Spandegs

Spandegs, Vilis


* 1890

† 1941


1920-XX-XX 1924-XX-XX Chief of the Chancellery, Ministry of Defence
1924-XX-XX 1925-XX-XX Commanding Officer Battalion, 4th Valmiera Infantry Regiment
1925-XX-XX 1926-XX-XX Deputy Commanding Officer 1st Liepaja Infantry Regiment
1926-XX-XX 1936-XX-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Ventspils Infantry Regiment
1936-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX Commanding Officer 7th Sigulda Infantry Regiment
1940-XX-XX Special Purposes Officer to the Commander in Chief of the Army
1940-XX-XX General Officer Commanding Kurzeme Division
1941-XX-XX Arrested by the Soviets and deported
1941-XX-XX Condemned to death and executed
Picture source: Courtesy of Valdis J. Kursietis