Mikhail LAZURENKO, USSR First Secretary, Zhitomir Oblast Committee, since 1961. Member, Central Committee, Communist Party Ukraine, since 1954; Deputy Chairman, Ukrainia Supreme Soviet, since 1959. medal “For Valiant Labor”, 1959. Member, Communist Party, since 1931.
1923-1926 studied at Faculty of Transport Engineering, Kiev Polytechn. Institute
Until 1953 Secretary, Stanislav Oblast Committee Ukrainia. 1953-1960 First Secretary, Lvov Oblast Committee Ukrainia. 1956-1961 member, Central Auditing Commission, Communist Party of the Soviet Union.
Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1954 and 1958 convocation. At 1956 Congress of Communist Party Ukraine elected member, Congress Credentials Commission. Deputy, and member, Draft Bills Commission, Soviet of Nationalities, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1958 convocation.