Born June 18, 1914 in the village of Tarasovo, Tobolsk province. After graduating from the Tobolsk Pedagogical School, he worked as the head teacher of a seven-year school in the village of Pokur, Surgut region and taught the Constitution of the USSR. Graduated from the history department of the Omsk Pedagogical Institute by correspondence. At the Pokur school, Alexander Ivanovich worked until he was sent to the front. On August 4, 1941, the Surgut RVK A.I. Doronin was mobilized into the ranks of the active army. Initial military training A.I. Doronin took place from September 1941 to March 1942 in the city of Barnaul, then from March 1942 to June 1942 in the city of Chebarkul, June 1942 to September 1942 in the village. Semyonovsk, in January 1943 was again sent to Chebarkul. Rank: senior lieutenant, battery commander. Combat path A.I. Doronin began in February 1943 at the Kursk Bulge, then in January 1944. In August 1944 he participated in the crossing of the river. Bug, battles on the river. Vistula. He fought in the area of Rechitsa (Belarus). In April 1944 - near Bryansk (Bryansk forests). In July 1944 - in Western Ukraine (Rovno, Lutsk). A.I. Doronin died in battle on August 15, 1944, on the river. Vistula, Buried in Lublin, Poland. Awards: Order of the Red Star, Order of the Patriotic War, II degree.