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Aleksandr Evgen’evich Golovanov

state security official , Air force marshal

Aleksandr Golovanov, USSR Air force marshal, state security official.

Background

Golovanov, Aleksandr was born in 1904.

Education

Educated at a pilots’ school, 1932.

Career

In the Red Army during the Civil War, 1919-1920, and from the beginning of World War II. GPU official, 1924. Worked in civil aviation from 1932. Commander of a bomber regiment, 1941.

After World War II, commander of the Soviet Strategic Bomber Force.

Religion

Religion is a cause of numerous conflicts and bloody wars throughout the history of mankind.

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.