Menshagin Boris G.( Attorney.)
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Biography Menshagin Boris G.
(26.IV.1902, Smolensk, and Rostov-na-Donu - 25.V.1984, Kirovsk Murmansk Region).
From the family lawyer. He graduated from high school. From 1919 to 1927. - In the Red Army (voluntary). After demobilization in absentia received his law degree (in Moscow). In 1928-1931 he. served in the bar at oblsude Central Black Earth region., in 1931-1937 he. worked as legal adviser in Moscow. Since 1937. July 1941. - In the regional Bar Association in Smolensk. With the organization July 25, 1941, Mr.. City Office (during the German occupation) M. headed the organ, becoming chief of the city of Smolensk. After the German retreat (September 1943) for some time held a similar post in Bobruisk. Since the summer of 1944. to May 1945. worked at the headquarters of the Committee for the emancipation of the peoples of Russia "(ACPD). It has been noted awards Reich. He was interned by U.S. forces in Karlsbad (now Karlovy Vary), where in March 1945,. moved ACPD. After a brief stay in the camp released voluntarily appearing May 28, 1945, Mr.. the Soviet commandant's office (in search of the family) was arrested (according L.V. Kotova, the Americans handed over to the Soviet command). Been under investigation since 1945, Mr.. by 1951. September 12, 1951, Mr.. convicted of treason and treasonable activities to 25 years in prison. Held in Vladimir prison. After serving his prison term he lived in an invalid's house in the village. Knyazhya Guba, and since 1981. in invalid house in g. Kirovsk.
Vol.: Memoirs. Smolensk ... Katyn ... Vladimir Prison .- Paris, 1988.
Lit.: Region Smolensk, 1990. - 2-3; 1991. -? 1-3,5