Fallen Soviet generals : Soviet general officers killed in battle, 1941-1945 (Book, 1998) [WorldCat.org]
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Fallen Soviet generals : Soviet general officers killed in battle, 1941-1945

Author: Aleksander A Maslov; David M Glantz
Publisher: London ; Portland, OR : Frank Cass, 1998.
Series: Cass series on Soviet (Russian) military institutions, 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"No war has caused greater human suffering than the Second World War on Germany's Eastern Front. Victory in the war cost the Red Army over 29 million casualties, whose collective fate is only now being properly documented. Among the many millions of soldiers who made up that gruesome toll were an unprecedented number of Red Army general officers. Many of these perished on the battlefield or in prison camps at the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Death registers
Registers of dead
Registres des morts
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aleksander A Maslov; David M Glantz
ISBN: 071464790X 9780714647906 0714643467 9780714643465
OCLC Number: 37878661
Language Note: Translated from the Russian.
Description: xxvi, 285 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Military leaders who perished during defensive and offensive operations in 1941 and 1942 --
General officer corps combat losses during the second period of war (1942-1943) --
Senior officer combat deaths during the concluding period of war (1944-1945) --
Special categories of general officer losses --
Conclusions.
Series Title: Cass series on Soviet (Russian) military institutions, 1.
Responsibility: Aleksander A. Maslov ; translated and edited by David M. Glantz.
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Aleksander Maslov memorializes the Red Army generals of World War II at Germany's Eastern Front using formerly secret Soviet archival materials and interviews with families of the victims.  Read more...

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