Gavriil KOTYASH, USSR Director, Belarusian Railroad. Director-General of Traffic, Class П; member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party Lithuania Belarusian, since 1954. two Order of Lenin; Order of Red Banner; two Order of Red Banner of Labor; Badge of Honor; three medals; Hero of Socialist Labor, 1959. Member, Communist Party, since 1939.
KOTYASH, Gavriil was born in 1904 in Mogilev.
Until World War II Chief, Office of Traffic, Western Railroad. During World War II various posts in Popular Commissariat of Transport. After World War II Director, Western, then Minsk Railroads.
Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1954 and 1958 convocation.