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Iosif Ivanovich Khorun

Iosif Khorun, USSR Major-general.

Background

  • Khorun, Iosif was born in 1884.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Frunze Military Academy, 1935.

    Career

    • Joined the Red Army and the Bolshevik Party, 1918. Cavalry regiment commander during the Civil War in Turkestan. Corps commander during World War II. After World War II, Military Commander of Chemnitz (now Karl Marx Stadt) in East Germany, 1945-1947.
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    Born 1884
    Died 1962
    (aged 78)
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