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Kuzma Nikitovich GALITSKY

Kuzma GALITSKY, USSR Army General. Commander, Transcaucasian Military District, 1957-1961; member and Bureau member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party Lithuania Georgia, 1958-1961. Order of Lenin; Order of Suvorov, Class I; Order of Kutuzov, Class I; other orders; medals. Member, Communist Party, since 1918.

Background

  • GALITSKY, Kuzma was born in 1897.

  • Education

    • Mid 1930's graduated Military Engineering Academy.

    Career

    • Commanded 2nd Guards Army, which was first to reach Baltic Sea and played a decisive role in southern flanking movement at Koenigsberg. At 1949, 1952 and 1954 Congresses of Communist Party Ukraine elected member of the Central Committee. Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1950, 1954 and 1958 convocation.

      Delegation at 1956 and 1959 Communist Party of the Soviet Union Congresses. 1945 Commander, 2nd Guards Army. 1945-1946 commanded occupation troops in East Prussia.

      1946-1954 Commander, Ciscarpathian Military District. 1954-1955 Commander, Odessa Military District. 1955-1957 Head, Kuybyshev Military Engineering Academy, Moscow.

    Politics

    Member, Communist Party, since 1918.

    Membership

    Member, Communist Party, since 1918.
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