The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Colonel-General of Tank Troops Vasilii Timofeevich Volskii

Volskii, Vasilii Timofeevich

Colonel-General of Tank Troops

* 3rd of January 1897

† 22nd of February 1946

(Василий Тимофеевич Вольский)


1936-01-17 Kombrig
1940-06-04 Major-General of Tank Troops
1943-02-07 Lieutenant-General of Tank Troops
1944-10-26 Colonel-General of Tank Troops


1932-XX-XX Commanding Officer 32nd Separate Mechanised Brigade
1939-05-20 1941-XX-XX Deputy Commandant of Military Academy on Mechanisation & Motorisation
1941-XX-XX 1941-06-21 Military Attaché to Bucharest
1941-06-XX 1941-07-XX Deputy Commanding Officer Tank Forces, 21st Army
1941-07-01 1941-12-XX Commanding Officer Tank Forces, Southwestern Front
1941-12-XX 1942-04-XX Deputy Inspector-General of Main Tank Directorate
1942-XX-XX Deputy Commanding Officer Tank Troops, Crimean Front
1942-XX-XX Deputy Commanding Officer Tank Troops, Northern Caucasian Front
1942-10-24 1942-12-18 Commanding Officer IV Mechanised Corps
1942-12-18 1943-01-03 Commanding Officer III Guards Mechanised Corps
1943-07-XX 1944-08-XX Deputy Commander in Chief Tank & Mechanised Forces
1944-08-18 1945-03-16 Commanding Officer 5th Guards Tank Army
1945-03-XX 1946-02-22 Hospitalised
Picture source: Courtesy of Ilya Mukhin