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    (Adm Mikhail G. ZAKHARENKO)

    (First Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Navy)

    • Born on March 27, 1947 in the village of Shalinskoye, Krasnoyarsk Kray
    • Education: 

    • 1972, Pacific Higher Naval School imeni S.O. Makarov 
    • 1988, Naval Academy 
    • 1992, General Staff  Academy 
    • Career:

    • Served on the submarines of the Pacific Fleet, gradually rising to the post of commander of a large submarine.
    • 1988, returned to the Pacific Fleet, as chief of staff - deputy division commander and commander of a submarine division.
    • 1992, dispatched to the Pacific Fleet as first deputy commander of a submarine flotilla. 
    • 1994 promoted to submarine flotilla commander on the fleet. 
    • November 1996 appointed chief of staff - first deputy commander of the Pacific Fleet,
    • Promoted to fleet commander in July 1997.
    • Appointed Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Navy by presidential decree of July 19, 2001.
    (Voyeninform Military News Agency, 1 Aug 01).