Altunina Alexander Terent'evich( Hero of the Soviet Union (September 23, 1944), Army General.)
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Biography Altunina Alexander Terent'evich
(14.VIII.1921, der. Steklyanka now Kalachinskaya region Omsk region - 15.VII.1989, Moscow)
In the Red Army from 1939. He graduated from the Novosibirsk Military Infantry School (1941). Member of the Great Patriotic War from June 1941. Commanded a rifle platoon, company, battalion, was deputy commander of infantry regiment, fought to defeat the fascist forces in the region r. Yartsevo in amphibious operations in the Crimea, in the Lvov-Sandomierz, Vistula-Oder and others. Transactions. He studied at the Military Academy. MV Frunze (1945-48 gg.), . graduated from General Staff Academy (1957), . commanded the troops of the Red Banner of the North Caucasian Military District (1968-1970 gg.), . was head of the personnel of the USSR Ministry of Defense, . Chief of Civil Defense of the USSR and the Deputy Minister of Defense of the USSR (since 1972),
. Since 1986. - Group of the General Inspectorate of the USSR Ministry of Defense. He was awarded four Orders of Lenin, two Orders of Red Banner, Order of Alexander Nevsky, World War I level, Red Star, "For Service to Motherland in the Armed Forces of the USSR" II degree, medals, orders of foreign countries. Honorary Citizen of Mr.. Smolensk (since 1978).