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Bagramyan, Ivan Khristoforovich

Date of birth:
December 2nd, 1897 (Chardakhlu/Yelizavetpol Governorate, Russia)
Date of death:
September 21st, 1982 (Moscow, Soviet Union)
Buried on:
Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Nationality:
Soviet (1922-1991, People's Republic)

Biography

Reached the rank of Marshall of the Soviet Union.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General-major (Major-General)
Unit:
Zamestitel nachalnika shtaba Yugo-Zapadnogo fronta (Deputy Chief of Staff South-Western Front)
Awarded on:
November 6th, 1941
Orden Krasnogo Znameni
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General-leitenant (Lieutenant-General)
Unit:
Komanduyushchy 16 Armiei (Commander 16th Army)
Awarded on:
April 9th, 1943
Orden Kutuzova 1
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General-polkovnik (Colonel-General)
Unit:
Komanduyushchy 11 Gvardeiskoi Armiei (Commander 11th Guards Army)
Awarded on:
August 27th, 1943
Orden Suvorova 1
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General army (Army General)
Unit:
Komanduyushchy voiskami 1 Pribaltyskogo fronta (Commander 1st Baltic Front)
Awarded on:
July 29th, 1944

Serial number 3831.
Medal
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General army (Army General)
Unit:
Komanduyushchy voiskami 1 Pribaltyskogo fronta (Commander 1st Baltic Front)
Awarded on:
July 29th, 1944
Orden Lenina
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General army (Army General)
Unit:
Komanduyushchy voiskami 1 Pribaltyskogo fronta (Commander 1st Baltic Front)
Awarded on:
November 30th, 1944
Orden Krasnogo Znameni
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General army (Army General)
Awarded on:
April 19th, 1945
Orden Suvorova 1
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General armii (Army General)
Unit:
Komanduyushchy voiskami 3 Belorusskogo fronta (Commander-in-Chief 3rd Byelorussian Front)
Awarded on:
May 9th, 1945
Medal
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General armii (Army General)
Unit:
Komanduyushchy voiskami 3 Belorusskogo fronta (Commander-in-Chief 3rd Byelorussian Front)
Awarded on:
June 9th, 1945
Medal
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marshal Sovetskogo Soyuza (Marshal of the Soviet Union)
Awarded on:
June 21st, 1961
Medal
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marshal Sovetskogo Soyuza (Marshal of the Soviet Union)
Awarded on:
May 7th, 1965
Yubileinaya medal
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marshal Sovetskogo Soyuza (Marshal of the Soviet Union)
Awarded on:
April 25th, 1975
Yubileinaya medal
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marshal Sovetskogo Soyuza (Marshal of the Soviet Union)
Awarded on:
May 10th, 1982
Medal

Sources

  • Photo 1: Public Domain
  • - Velikaya Otechestvennaya Komandarmy - Voyenny Biografichesky Slovar, Kuchkovo Pole, Moscow, 2005
    - Marshals.narod.ru
    - Warheroes.ru

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