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Sergei Ignat’evich Rudenko

Sergei Rudenko, USSR Marshal.

Background

  • Rudenko, Sergei was born in 1904.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Zhukovskii Air Force Academy, 1932.

    Career

    • Joined the Red Army, 1923, and the Bolshevik Party, 1928. High command posts in the Air Force during W WII. Commander of airborne troops, 1948. Commander of Strategic Aviation, and Deputy Commander-inchief of the Air Force, 1950-1958.

      Nonvoting member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, 1961-1966. Head of the Air Force Academy, 1968-1973.

    Religion

    No religious basis is needed in order to display ethical behavior.

    Views

    The emphasis on peaceful coexistence doesn’t mean that the Soviet Union accepted a static world with clear lines. Socialism is inevitable and the "correlations of forces" were moving towards socialism.

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