(7. 1. 1912 - 30. 11. 1976)
I kubovsky Solomin was born on January 7, 1912 in the village Zaitsev the Gorki district, Mogilev region into a peasant family. By nationality Byelorussian. Member of the CPSU since 1937. He studied at the Teachers College Orsha. In the Soviet Army began in 1932. In 1934 he graduated from the Association of Belarusian military school in 1935 БT Leningrad armored Kuksa. He served in armor.
He participated in military operations in western Belarus and in the battles on the Karelian Isthmus during the Russo-Finnish War of 1939-1940.
During the Great Patriotic War I.I. Jakubowski, continuing to serve in the armored forces, commanded a battalion, regiment from July 1941. From January 1942 БT deputy, in March 1942 БT commander 91 Tank Brigade. Parts under his command fought in the West, . Southern, . Southwestern, . Stalingrad, . Don, . Bryansk, . Central and Voronezh fronts fought for Minsk and Mogilev, . in Moscow, . Stalingrad and Kursk battles, . in the liberation of Ukraine.,
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union and the Order of Lenin and the Gold Star Medal Solomin Jakubowski awarded on Jan. 10, 1944 for his leadership and military units for displaying personal courage and heroism.,
. From June 1944 БT deputy commander of 6 Guards Tank Corps
. Cleverly organized battle for Przemysl, forcing the Vistula River and the capture of Sandomierz bridgehead.
In the Torah medal "Gold Star" and. I. Jakubowski was awarded on Sept. 23, 1944 for his leadership and military units for displaying personal courage and heroism.
. Since April 1945 БT deputy commander of the 7 th Guards Tank Corps, took part in the Berlin and Prague operations.
. Fter the war I.I
. Jakubowski graduated from the Military Academy of the General Staff (1948), commanded a division, the army, he was deputy commander in chief (1957 -60 and 1961-62) and commander in chief (1960-61 and 1962-65) of the Group of Soviet Forces in Germany. Since 1965, the commander of the Kiev Military District. April 12, 1967 I.I. Jakubowski rank of Marshal of the Soviet Union. From the same 1967 Jakubowski I.I. 1 st Deputy Minister of Defense of the USSR and the Allied Forces of the Warsaw Treaty. At XXII, XXIII and XXIV Congress elects a member of the CPSU Central Committee. Member of the Supreme Soviet of the sixth, seventh, eighth and ninth convocation, was a deputy of the Supreme Soviet of Russia second, fourth and fifth convocation.
P ended November 30, 1976. He was buried in Moscow, on Red Square in the Kremlin wall.
Hero of Czechoslovakia (1970). Awarded 4 Orders of Lenin, 4 orders of the Red Banner, 2 orders of Suvorov 2 nd degree, Order of the Patriotic War of degree 1, Red Star, Б-= For Service to Motherland in the USSR Armed Forces Бv= 3rd degrees, medals and foreign decorations. His bust installed in the town of Gorki, Mogilev region, plaque БT at the headquarters building of the Kiev IN. Moscow, 1975;
For lasting peace on earth. M., 1975, etc.