(8. 10. 1912 - 24. 1. 1993)
With enatorov Alexander - commander of a separate aviation squadron. Born October 8, 1912 in the village came out today Gorodischenskogo district of Penza Region. Russian. He studied at the Penza aviation school GVF.
In the Soviet army from 1930. In 1932 he graduated from the Odessa Military Aviation Pilot School. He served in line units the Air Force.
From May 1937 to January 1938 participated in the fighting in Spain in the position of commander of a separate aviation squadrons, completed 100 sorties in the SB aircraft to the rear of the enemy. I personally met a group of SB aircraft to the Northern Front and provided them with trouble-free emergency landing at the airport.
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union Alexander Sergeyevich Senatorova awarded March 14, 1938 for their courage and heroism in the performance of military duty.
. Participated in battles at Lake Hassan in 1938.
. In 1939 he graduated from the Advanced Training Courses commanders at the Military Academy of the General Staff
. He served in command positions in the Air Force.
During the Great Patriotic War he was commander of the Army Air Force, deputy commander of the Air Force Front. In 1944-1945 Б? commander of the 9 th Air Force, ensuring the safety of our Far Eastern borders. During the Berlin operation 1945 Б? deputy commander of the 16 th Air Force combat training.
In 1948 he graduated from the Military Academy of the General Staff. He continued to serve in leadership positions in the Air Force. Б? Since 1963, Lieutenant General Senators A.S. retired.
F ill in Moscow. Died Jan. 24, 1993. Buried in Moscow.
. Awarded 2 orders of Lenin, 2 orders of the Red Banner Order of Bogdan Khmelnitsky 1-st degree, 2-Suvorov, First Class, World War 1-st degree, 3 orders of Red Star, Order of Honor, medals and foreign decorations.
Biography provided by A. Simonov