Aleksandr Vasilevsky

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Aleksandr Mikhaylovich Vasilevsky
Marshal of the USSR 1980 CPA 5117.jpg
Native nameАлекса́ндр Миха́йлович Василе́вский
Born30 September 1895(1895-09-30)
Novaya Golchikha, Vichuga, Roushie Empire
Dee'd5 December 1977(1977-12-05) (aged 82)
Moscow, Roushie SFSR, Soviet Union
Buried atKremlin Waw Necropolis
Allegiance Roushie Empire (1915–1917)
 Soviet Union (1917–1959)
Years o service1915–1959
RankMarshal o the Soviet Union
Commands heldChief o the General Staff
3rd Beloroushie Front
Battles/warsWarld War I
Roushie Ceevil War
Pols-Soviet War
Winter War
Warld War II
Manchurian Strategic Offensive Operation
AwairdsHero o the Soviet Union — 1944 Hero o the Soviet Union — 1945
Order o Victory (2)
Order o Suvorov, 1st Cless
Order o Lenin (8)
Order o the Reid Banner (2)
Virtuti Militari
Ither wirkMemoirs: The Matter of My Whole Life, 1973

Aleksandr Mikhaylovich Vasilevsky (Roushie: Алекса́ндр Миха́йлович Василе́вский, September 30 [A.S. September 18] 1895, Vichuga – December 5, 1977) wis a Roushie career officer in the Reid Airmy wha wis promotit tae the rank o Marshal o the Soviet Union in 1943.