Was born on October 5, 1926 in Buzuluk (now Orenburg region). In November 1943 he was mobilized into the ranks of the Red Army. Combat path: served in the Far East in the 50th Chita Rifle Regiment of the 39th Separate Division. In August - September 1945 he took part in the war with Japan - in the liberation of Manchuria. Demobilized in April 1950 Awards: Order of the Patriotic War, II degree; medal "For the victory over Japan". Awarded with the medals "Excellence in Mineral Exploration", "Labor Veteran". After demobilization, he graduated from the Perm Geological Prospecting College and worked in the city of Urai in the oil recovery and well workover department of the Shaimneft oil and gas production department. He died on August 27, 1999, was buried in the city of Uray.