Andrey GETMANN, USSR Colonel-General of armored troops. Commander, Carpathian Military District, since 1958; member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party Lithuania Ukrainia, since 1960; candidate member of the Central Committee, Communist Party of the Soviet Union, since 1961. Member, Communist Party, since 1927.
Since 1924 in army; 1941-1945 commanded armored division and corps, then Deputy Commander of an armored army. After World War II commanded armored and technican troops of various military distr. 1956-1958 Commander, Soviet forces in Rumania.
Delegation at 1956 Communist Party of the Soviet Union Congress. Delegation at 1958 and 1960 Congresses of Communist Party Ukraine. Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1958 convocation.