(18. 9. 1909 - 4. 6. 2002)
And Vashutino Army General Pyotr. Born September 18, 1909 in Brest-Litovsk (now âˆš city of Brest, Belarus). By nationality Byelorussian. In 1926-1931 worked as a worker to repair the railway and machine shop in the city of Ivanovo-Voznesensk (now the city of Ivanovo âˆš).
In 1930 joined the Communist Party (b). In the Soviet army from 1931. In 1933 he graduated from the Stalingrad Military Aviation School of Pilots. In 1933-1936 âˆš pilot-instructor 107 th aviation brigade of the Moscow Military District. In 1937-1939 he studied at the Air Force Academy named after NE Zhukovsky. Since 1939 âˆš military counterintelligence.
. In Private Soviet-Finnish war of 1939-1940 as the head of the special section of Rifle Corps.
. In Private World War II: from June 1941 âˆš leadership positions in â•š â•© SMERSH in the Transcaucasus, the Caucasus, the Crimea, North Caucasus and South-Western Fronts
. The war was over as chief of SMERSH â•š â•© 3rd Ukrainian Front.
Fter the war continued to serve in leadership positions in the central apparatus of the Ministry of Defense of the USSR. In 1950-1951 âˆš Chief of Intelligence of the Leningrad Military District. Since 1951 âˆš responsible positions in the organs of state security. In 1954-1963 âˆš 1-st deputy head of the KGB.
. From March 1963 to June 1987 Head âˆš âˆš Intelligence Agency deputy chief of General Staff of the USSR, has been managing military intelligence.
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union with the award of the Order of Lenin and the Gold Star medal â•š â•© Army Gen. Peter Ivanovich Ivashutin awarded on Feb. 21, 1985 for courage and bravery, . displayed in the struggle against the Nazi invaders in the Great Otechestvennoyvoyny, . and successful efforts to strengthen the Armed Forces of the USSR in the postwar period.,
. In 1987-1992 âˆš in the Group of Inspectors General of the Ministry of Defense of the USSR
. âˆš Since 1992, retired. Lived in Moscow. Died June 4, 2002.
G eneral Army (1971). Awarded 3 Orders of Lenin, . Orders of October Revolution, . "For merits before Fatherland" 3rd degree, . 5 Orders of the Red Banner, . Order of Bogdan Khmelnitsky 1-st degree, . 2 orders of Kutuzov 2 nd degree, . 2 orders of World War 1-st degree, . Order of Red Banner of Labor, . 3 Orders of Red Star, . medals, . foreign awards.,
Biography provided by A. Simonov
. J. C. Berzin