The article is devoted to the description of the military way of Colonel-General
Soltan Kyokkesovich Magometov, a prominent commander of the Soviet Army, during the Great Patriotic War. In this article for the first time in the published sources the combat's biography of the active participant is systematically enlightened from the beginning to the end of the war. He began to fight at the Western border, fought near Moscow, Stalingrad, Leningrad, liberated the Ukraine,
the Baltic states, Poland. He ended the war in Germany in the rank of a major, in the position of deputy regiment commander. In the post-war period, S.K. Magometov rose to the rank of Colonel-General, deputy of the Transbaikal Military District. He served as the Chief Military Adviser in the Syrian Arab Republic and the Democratic Republic of Afghanistan.

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A. D. Koichuev

Karachaevo–Cherkessky State University named after U.D. Aliev

Author for correspondence.
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-1825-0097
Russian Federation

A. P. Katchieva

Karachaevo–Cherkessky State University named after U.D. Aliev

ORCID iD: 0000-0002-1825-0097
Russian Federation


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