The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Richard Tomberg

Tomberg, Richard


* 6th of September 1897

† 25th of May 1982


1927-02-24 Lieutenant-Colonel
1931-02-24 Colonel
1940-02-24 Major-General
1940-12-29 Major-General (Soviet Army)


1926-12-XX 1928-XX-XX Chief of Operations Section, General Staff
1928-XX-XX 1930-XX-XX Chief of Staff, Army Air Forces
1930-07-01 1940-08-XX Commanding Officer the Army Air Forces
1940-08-XX Transferred to the Soviet Army
1940-08-XX 1941-XX-XX Commanding Officer 180th Rifle Division
1941-XX-XX 1944-02-26 Instructor Frunze Military Academy
1944-02-26 1956-06-18 Arrested
1956-06-18 Released and rehabilitated
1956-09-05 Retired
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