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

Nikolai Kolbenkov - veteran of the Great Patriotic War

Nikolai Kolbenkov

He was born on December 19, 1920. In the past - Head of the History Department of the CPSU of the Minsk Higher School of the USSR Ministry of Internal Affairs, Candidate of Historical Science(PhD in History), Associate Professor, colonel of internal service.

Commander of the 1st Motorized Rifle Battalion of the 5th Motorized Rifle Brigade of the 5th Panzer Corps, 1st, 2nd Baltic Front.

He was awarded the Order of the Patriotic War I degree, the Red Star, a medal "For the Victory over Germany in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945." For exemplary performance of official duty, strengthening of the rule of law and in connection with the 50th anniversary of the Soviet militia, by the Decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Council of the BSSR of November 18, 1967, was awarded with the Honorary Diploma of the Presidium of the Supreme Council of the BSSR.