|Yevgeni F. Ivanovski
Евге́ний Фили́ппович Ивано́вский
7 March 1918|
Chereya, Vitebsk Region, Belarus
|Died||22 September 1991
Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
|Years of service||1936–1991|
|Rank||General of the Army|
|Commands held||Moscow Military District,
Group of Soviet Forces in Germany,
Soviet Ground Forces
|Battles/wars||1939 Soviet invasion of Poland, Winter War, Great Patriotic War|
Army General Yevgeni F. Ivanovski (March 7, 1918 - September 22, 1991) served in numerous high commands following the Second World War, including the command of the Moscow Military District from 1968 to 1972, command of the Group of Soviet Forces in Germany from 20. July 1972 to 25. November 1980. Nationality - Belarus.
On 3. November 1972, following the decision of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR, he was promoted to the rank of the Army General. His next command was Belorussian Military District from December 1980 to February 1985, when he was promoted to the position of the Commander in Chief of the Soviet Ground Forces. In 1989 he became the member of the inspectorate of the Ministry of the Defense of the USSR.
In the years 1971 - 1989 he was a member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union. He also served 3 terms as a deputy in the Supreme Soviet of the USSR.
He has published a memoir.
Sources and references
- Ивановский Евгений Филиппович, Атаку начинали танкисты, Воениздат, 1984
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