Aleksandr MOROZOV, USSR Chief designer, Kharkov Tank Plant No. 183 (official name: Kharkov Plant of Transport Machine-Building). Order of Lenin; three Stalin Prizes; Hero of Socialist Labor. Member, Communist Party, since 1940.
MOROZOV, Aleksandr was born in 1896 in Kharkov.
1936 graduated Moscow Higher Technology School.
1936-1941 Head, Design Bureau, Kharkov Tank Plant No. 183; designed T-60 light tank and T-34 medium tank. During World War II developed several types of selfpropelled artillery mountings, including the SU-85 and SU-100.
After World War II designed T-54 medium tank. Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1958 convocation.