Born on November 29, 1926 in the village of Pomut (now Beloyarsk District). He began his labor activity in January 1942. In May 1943 he was drafted into the ranks of the Red Army. After training P.E. Vagatov was assigned to a reconnaissance group. The combat path of P.E. Vagatov began near Orel, making night sorties in order to obtain important intelligence. In the battles for the German city of Magdebur, he was wounded in the right leg. He was treated for a long time in a hospital in Kharkov. I met the news of the end of the war in the hospital. In the summer of 1946 P.E. Vagatov was demobilized and returned home. Until 1961, Petr Efimovich worked in the enlarged agricultural cartel Pravda. In 1961, Pyotr Efimovich was hired as a storekeeper - the manager of the Kazym reindeer farm. A few years later, Petr Efimovich was appointed a shepherd of a reindeer herd, where he worked until his retirement. Repeatedly, Peter Efimovich was thanked for his high performance in socialist competition. Died September 10, 1977.