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 Sergei Fedorovich Akhromeyev

Sergei Fedorovich Akhromeyev

Birth
Mordovia Republic, Russia
Death 24 Aug 1991 (aged 68)
Moscow, Moscow Federal City, Russia
Burial Moscow, Moscow Federal City, Russia
Memorial ID 16859803 · View Source
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Soviet Union Army General. He joined the Soviet Union Army in 1940 and the Communist Party in 1943, attending the Frunze Military Academy and the Astrakhan Infantry School. During World War II he served on the Leningrad Front as commander of a rifle unit and motorized artillery brigade. He served as Chief of the General Staff of the Soviet Armed Forces from 1984 to 1988 and as chief military adviser to Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev. He was awarded the titles of Hero of the Soviet Union in 1982 and Marshal of the Soviet Union in 1983, the nation's highest military honors. He was also the recipient of four Orders of Lenin and two Red Stars.

Bio by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.


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  • Originally Created by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.
  • Added: 30 Nov 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 16859803
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sergei Fedorovich Akhromeyev (5 May 1923–24 Aug 1991), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16859803, citing Troekurov Cemetery, Moscow, Moscow Federal City, Russia ; Maintained by Find A Grave .