June Militaria & Autograph Auction
(1903 – 1976) Marshal of the Soviet Union and Minister of Defense, Commander-in-Chief of the Warsaw Pact Forces. Grechko played a major role in the defense of the Caucasus, liberation of Kiev, and offensives in the Carpathians and Czechoslovakia. Promotion for the Commander of the 773rd Artillery Regiment of the 317th Infantry Division, Lieutenant-Colonel Sergey Trushkovsky to the next rank of Colonel, with his b/w photo attached. Document signed by Grechko on the second page, third line from top on left, in red pencil, 2 pages, 7.75 x 11.75 inches.