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P. KUROCHKIN, USSR Army General since 1959; Head, Frunze Military Academy, since 1954. two Order of Lenin; Higher Military Order of Sukhe-Bator, Mongolia; other orders; medals; Hero of Soviet Union. Member, Communist Party, since 1920.


KUROCHKIN, P. was born in 1900.


Graduated, Frunze Military Academy.


Took part in storming of Winter Palace. In World War II led operations to south of Brody in direction of Lvov and Sandomir. Took part in Vistula-Oder operation on First Ukrainia Front.

Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1946 convocation. 1958 headed Soviet military delegation Austria. 1959 Deputy, Moscow City Sov.

Delegation at 1959 Communist Party of the Soviet Union Congress. 1918-1920 in Red Army. 1930's on staff of in infantry division and corps and a military distr.

Late 1930's instructor, Frunze Military Academy. 1944 Commander, 60th Soviet Army. 1946-1947 Commander, Kuban Military District.


Member, Communist Party, since 1920.


Member, Communist Party, since 1920.