SEAMEN Vadim( Soviet military commander, Army General (1978), Hero of the Soviet Union (1978).)
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Biography SEAMEN Vadim
(genus. 1917 der. Bohot Monastyrshchinsky district of Smolensk region)
In the border troops of 1938. He graduated from the Military Academy of Law (1955), Higher Academic Courses of the General Staff Academy. Member of the Great Patriotic War. After the war in the border troops. Since 1959, Mr.. - Chief of Staff, since 1963, Mr.. - Head of Border Troops Transcaucasus Border District, from 1967 to 1972. - Chief of Staff of Border Troops of the USSR. From 1972 to 1988. - Head of Border Troops, Head of Border Troops of the KGB of the USSR. Decorated with 3 orders of Lenin, the Order of the October Revolution, 2 orders of the Red Banner, Order of the Patriotic War of degree 1, 3 orders of Red Star, Order of Service to the Motherland in the Armed Forces of the USSR "of 3 degrees, medals. Member of the Supreme Soviet of the RSFSR 9.11 convocations.
Lit.: Belyaev I.N. In the name of homeland .- Smolensk, 1989.