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Vladimir Filippovich TRIBUTS

minister , admiral

Vladimir TRIBUTS, Admiral; USSR Minister of Defense, since 1957.

Background

TRIBUTS, Vladimir was born in 1900.

Education

1926 graduated Frunze Naval Academy. 1932 graduated Voroshilov Naval Academy.

Career

Since 1918 in Soviet Navy. 1938-1939 Chief of Staff, then 1939-1947 Commander, Baltic Fleet. 1948-1949 Deputy Commander-in-Chief, Far East.

1949-1952 Chief, Hydrographic Board, USSR General Staff. 1952-1956 exec, posts, USSR General Staff Academy. Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1937 convocation.

1939 elected member, Auditing Commission, Central Committee, All-Union Communist Party (Bolsheviks).

Religion

Religions encourage war and violence to promote their religious goals.

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.

Membership

Member, Communist Party, since 1928.