Ivan Sovetnikov

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Ivan Gerasimovich Sovetnikov
Born June 13, 1897
Died February 1, 1957
Lviv, Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, Soviet Union
Allegiance Soviet Union
Rank lieutenant general
Commands held 5th Army
Battles/wars Polish campaign

Ivan Gerasimovich Sovetnikov (Russian: Иван Герасимович Советников) (June 13, 1897 - February 1, 1957) was a Soviet military leader.

Commanded the 5th Army in the 1939 Polish campaign.

Ivan Sovetnikov was awarded two Orders of Lenin, four Orders of the Red Banner, and numerous medals.