Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for 'Soviet Armed Forces': Armed forces Russian Civil War Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic Soviet Union KGB Red Army Soviet Air Forces Soviet Navy State Political Directorate NKVD Internal Troops Soviet Border Troops German Army (German Empire) Saint Petersburg Defender of the Fatherland Day Leon Trotsky Aleksei Brusilov Imperial Russian Army Political commissar Military advisor Mikhail Dmitriyevich Bonch-Bruyevich Revolutionary Military Council Communist party Tsar Officer (armed forces) Commander Epaulette Military rank Title Insignia Division (military) Lieutenant Admiral Comandarm Combrig General officer Lieutenant Colonel Non-commissioned officer November 2 October 9 Russian Ground Forces General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation Russian Empire General Staff Academy (Imperial Russia) Mikhail Frunze Military academy General Staff Academy (Russia) Colonel Postgraduate education Soviet military academies