(15. 10. 1910 - 25. 10. 1992)
W aumyan Ivan Konstantinovich - Commander Branch of Chemical Defense Platoon 120 th Infantry Regiment - Sergeant. Born October 15, 1910 in the village of Martuni region Paravatumb now (Nagorno Karabakh). The Armenian. He has worked in Kazakhstan, tractor, agricultural. In 1941 he graduated from the 3 course Timiryazev Agricultural Academy.
Member of the Great Patriotic War from July 1941. Entry into people's militia. He fought at Smolensk and Vyazma, after being wounded and the hospital named in the 120 th Infantry Regiment (The Central Front). Participated in the Battle of Kursk. Distinguished as they crossed the Dnieper on Oct. 15, 1943 near the village Radul (Repkinsky region Chernigov region). Putting a smokescreen to the success of the crossing. As part of an amphibious group crossed over to the right bank of the river, took over the base. Led a group of 17 fighters, which reflected the counterattacks on the right flank of the bridgehead. He was wounded, but remained in service until reinforcements arrived.
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union with the award of the Order of Lenin and medal "Gold Star" Ivan Konstantinovich Shaumian awarded Oct. 30, 1943 for their courage and heroism in battle.
. In 1945, discharged
. Completed his studies in Timiryazev Agricultural Academy, in 1948 a postgraduate. He worked as head of the experimental horticultural station academy, director of the school management Otradnoye Б• Б•L, in 1961-1975 БT director of Vegetable Research Institute of the Ministry of Agriculture of the RSFSR. In 1975-1990 he worked at the Fruit and Vegetable Research Station head of department, senior researcher. Actively involved in community work, was Chairman of the Board of Veterans TSKhA.
Lived in Moscow. Died Oct. 25, 1992. He was buried in Moscow, the Armenian cemetery.
Ph.D. in Agricultural Sciences. He was awarded the Order of Lenin, Red Banner, World War 1-st degree, medals. Its named after a school in the village Paravatumb.
Biography provided by A. Simonov