One of five original Marshals of the Soviet Union appointed by Stalin in 1935.
Served with Stalin in the Civil War and the war against Poland.
Survived the "Purges" of 1937-1938.
During the war he was more of a "Political Commissar" than a military tactician.
One of only two of the original marshals to survive the war.
Born 1881, Died 1969.
Marshal Voroshilov - Cover of Time Magazine, February 12, 1934
of Marshal of the Soviet Union
Kliment Yefremovich Voroshilov
Official portrait of Marshal Voroshilov in his M-1945 Victory Parade Uniform.
Marshal Voroshilov (r) with Stalin of top of Lenin's Mausoleum during the "Victory Parade" in May, 1945
Victory Day Celebration
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