The Generals of WWII

Generals from Poland Flag for Poland
Portrait of Major-General Wsiewolod Strazewski

Strazewski, Wsiewolod


* 21st of August 1897

† 25th of August 1973


(Former Soviet Army)

(Всеволод Ильич Стражевский)

(Vsevolod Ilich Strazhevskii)


1944-03-XX Colonel
1944-11-02 Major-General (Soviet Army)
1944-11-03 Brigadier-General
1945-08-09 Major-General


1942-07-XX 1943-04-XX Chief of Staff 299th Rifle Division
1943-04-XX 1944-03-XX Chief of Staff XXXIII Guards Rifle Corps
1944-03-XX Transferred from the Soviet Army
1944-03-17 1944-09-05 Deputy Chief of Staff Polish People's Army
1944-09-05 1945-03-30 Chief of Staff 1st Polish People's Army
1945-03-30 1946-02-14 Vice Minister of Defence
1946-02-14 1948-10-15 General Officer Commanding III Military Area
1948-10-18 1949-03-10 General Officer Commanding I Military Area
1949-03-10 1954-10-XX General Officer Commanding IV Military Area
1955-06-10 1955-12-06 General Officer Commanding IV Military Area
1956-08-25 Returned to Soviet Union
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin