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Afanasii Fedorovich Shcheglov

Afanasii Shcheglov, USSR General.

Background

  • Shcheglov, Afanasii was born in 1912.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Frunze Military Academy, 1939. Graduated from the Academy of the General Staff, 1948.

    Career

    • Joined the Soviet Army, 1929. Joinedthe Bolshevik Party, 1939. Took part in the SovietFinnish war, 1939-1940, and in World War II, on the Leningrad front.

      Deputy Commander of Anti-Aircraft Defence Forces, 196674. High posts at the HQ of the Warsaw Pact Forces, 1974-1985.

    Religion

    Religion is a tool used by the ruling classes for the masses to relieve their suffering via the act of experiencing religious emotions.

    Views

    Communist party could initiate policies in the name of the society because it knows what the best is for its progress and development.

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