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Vasiliy Gavrilovich GRABIN

Vasiliy GRABIN, USSR Designer of artillery weapons. Full member, Academy, of Artillery Science, since 1946; Lieutenant-General, Technology Branch. four Order of Lenin; other orders; four Stalin Prizes, 1941, 1943, 1946, 1950; medals; Hero of Socialist Labor. Member, Communist Party, since 1921.

Background

  • GRABIN, Vasiliy was born in 1900.

  • Education

    • 1923 graduated Petrograd Artillery School. 1930 graduated Dzerzhinsky Artillery Academy.

    Career

    • Since 1934 in charge of a group designing artillery weapons. Supervised design of: 76-mm field gun. 122-mm field gun and howitzer.

      152-mm field gun and howitzer. 203-mm howitzer; 280-mm mortar. 82- and 120-mm mortars.

      37-, 76- and 85-mm antiaircraft guns. Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1946 and 1950 convocation.

    Politics

    Member, Communist Party, since 1921.

    Religion

    Religious books are outdated, because laws by nature have to change with the advance of societies and technology.

    Views

    Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

    Membership

    Member, Communist Party, since 1921.
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    Born 1900
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