Was born on July 21, 1909 in Surgut. In 1930 he graduated from the Tobolsk technical school, then the courses of teachers of mathematics. Member of the CPSU (b) Before the war, he worked as a mathematics teacher at the Chernomysov primary school. In 1941, the Surgut RVK was drafted into the ranks of the army. Combat path: Captain, deputy commander of the 37th separate battalion of mine detecting dogs Pugno P.P. participated in the battles on the Kalinin Front, in Belarus, the Baltic States ended the war in East Prussia. Awards: Order of the Red Star, medals "For the capture of Konigsberg", "For the victory over Germany in the Great Patriotic War 1941-1945." He died on February 14, 1966, was buried in Tyumen Descendants, family ties. Baranova's daughter Lia Prokopyevna, lives in St. Petersburg / Gelendzhik. Daughter Khovanskaya Tamara Prokopyevna, lives in Surgut.