Russia in the essentially meant one thing: war. It was a terrifying time, resources were low, and people's appearances primarily reflected three things: poverty, uniformity, and the fight for survival.
Ivan Konev, Red Army, Marshal of the Soviet Union. Another highly effective Russian General, who learned fast about modern war, and thought little about Russian casualties in executing Stalin's orders.
Vasily Ivanovich Chuikov (Russian: Васи́лий Ива́нович Чуйко́в; 12 February 1900 – 18 March 1982) was a Soviet lieutenant general in the Red Army during World War II, commander of the 62nd Army during the Battle of Stalingrad, twice Hero of the Soviet Union (1944, 1945), and after the war a Marshal of the Soviet Union.
The Soviet Union’s Marshall Georgy Zhukov was much celebrated in the Soviet Union and allegedly anti-Communist West. Victor Suvorov, the noted Soviet dissident, described the World War II leader was “the only general in world history honoured for.