Officers of the Academy of the Ministry of Internal Affairs - veterans of the Great Patriotic War

Valeriy Astashenok - veteran of the Great Patriotic War

Valeriy Astashonok

He was born on January 15, 1922. In the past - deputy head of the Minsk Higher School of the USSR Ministry of Internal Affairs, Honored Worker of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Major-General of the Militia.

The platoon commander, the commissar of the partisan detachment named after Valkov of the partisan brigade named Flegontov, Brest region.

He was awarded the Order of the Red Banner of Labor, the Red Star, the Badge of Honor, medals for Courage, For Combat Services (twice), Partisan of the Patriotic War, 1st Class, For Victory over Germany in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945 . ", Order of the Polish People's Republic" Virtuti Militari "(Golden Cross). For exemplary performance of official duty, strengthening of law and order by the Decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Council of the BSSR of November 9, 1962, was awarded with the Certificate of Honor of the Supreme Council of the BSSR.