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Zhdanov, Andrei Alexandrovich

Date of birth:
February 26th, 1896 (Mariupol, Russian Empire)
Date of death:
August 31st, 1948 (Moscow, Soviet Union)
Buried on:
Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Nationality:
Soviet (1922-1991, Socialist Republic)

Biography

Andrei Zhdanov was an import figure during the Siege of Leningrad from 1941 to 1944. He also directed the Allied Control Commission in Finland from 1944 to 1947.

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Awarded on:
1935
Orden Lenina
Awarded on:
April 4th, 1939
Orden Trudovogo Krasnogo Znameni
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
March 21st, 1940
Orden Krasnogo Znameni
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 21st, 1944
Orden Suvorova 1
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 29th, 1944
Orden Kutuzova 1

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