The Generals of WWII

Generals from Estonia Flag for Estonia
Portrait of Major-General August Traksmaa

Traksmaa, August


* 27th of August 1893

† 16th of July 1942


1934-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Armoured Regiment
1934-XX-XX 1936-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 2nd Division
1936-XX-XX 1937-XX-XX Ambassador to Moscow
1937-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX Head of Defence Department, Tartu University
1939-XX-XX 1940-XX-XX Deputy Minister of Defence
1942-07-16 Executed by the Soviets
Picture source: Courtesy of Valdis J. Kursietis