Valentin PENKOVSKY, USSR Colonel-General. Commander of Troops, Belarusian Military District, since 1961; member and candidate Bureau member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party Lithuania Belarusian, since 1961; candidate Member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party, since 1961. Member, Communist Party, since 1926.
1957-1961 Commander of Troops, Far Eastern Military District. Delegation at 1959 Communist Party of the Soviet Union Congress. Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1958 convocation.