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Stepan Akimovich KRASOVSKY

Stepan KRASOVSKY, USSR Marshal of the Air Force since 1959. Head, Moscow Red Banner Air Force Academy, since 1956; member, Central Auditing Commission, Communist Party of the Soviet Union, since 1961; member, Communist Party. since 1918. Hero of Soviet Union, 1945.

Background

  • KRASOVSKY, Stepan was born in 1897.

  • Education

    • 1927 completed Red Army Air Force staff courses. 1936 graduated Zhukovsky Air Force Engineering Academy.

    Career

    • 1918 in Soviet Army; during World War П commanded air force units on various fronts: 1942 17th Air Army. 1943-1944 as Colonel General, 2nd Air Army on First Ukrainia Front. Deputy, Ukrainia Supreme Soviet of 1947 convocation.

    Religion

    Religion divides people, and is a cause of numerous wars and conflicts throughout the human history.

    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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    Born 1897
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