The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Matvei Alekseevich Usenko

Usenko, Matvei Alekseevich


* 9th of August 1898

† 12th of May 1943

(Матвей Алексеевич Усенко)


1938-08-16 Kombrig
1940-06-04 Major-General
1942-05-16 Colonel
1943-05-02 Major-General


1933-02-XX 1935-07-XX Commanding Officer 63rd Cavalry Regiment
1935-07-XX 1937-07-XX Assistant Commanding Officer Special Cavalry Division I.V. Stalin
1937-07-XX 1938-07-XX Acting Commanding Officer Special Cavalry Division I.V. Stalin
1938-07-XX 1938-10-XX Inspector of Cavalry Far Eastern Separate Red Banner Army
1938-10-XX 1939-12-XX Commanding Officer 31st Cavalry Division
1939-12-XX 1941-06-23 Attending the Military Academy of the General Staff
1941-06-23 1941-12-14 Commanding Officer I Airborne Corps
1941-12-XX Deputy Commanding Officer 26th Army
1941-12-23 1942-03-09 Commanding Officer II Cavalry Corps
1942-05-16 Condemned to 10 years imprisonment, but suspended until after the war
1942-06-22 1942-08-14 Commanding Officer 226th Rifle Division
1942-12-23 1943-05-04 Commanding Officer 343rd Rifle Division
1943-05-02 Sentence annulled
1943-05-04 1943-05-12 Commanding Officer 97th Guards Rifle Division
1943-05-12 Killed in Action
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