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Vasilii Ivanovich Kazakov

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Vasilii Kazakov, USSR Marshal.

Background

Kazakov, Vasilii was born in 1898.

Education

Graduated from a military artillery school, 1925. Graduated from the Frunze Military Academy, 1934.

Career

Joined the Red Army, 1918. During World War II, artillery commander on many fronts. Commander of Soviet Artillery Forces in the Soviet occupation zone in Germany, 1945-1950.

Commander of Anti-aircraft Forces, 1958.

Religion

No religious basis is needed in order to display ethical behavior.

Views

The emphasis on peaceful coexistence doesn’t mean that the Soviet Union accepted a static world with clear lines. Socialism is inevitable and the "correlations of forces" were moving towards socialism.