Alexey Sorokin (admiral)
|Alexey Ivanovich Sorokin|
|Born||March 28, 1922|
Kirillovka near Arzamas, Soviet Russia
|Died||March 4, 2020 (aged 97)|
|Years of service||1941–1992|
|Rank||Admiral of the Fleet|
|Battles/wars||World War II|
|Awards||Order of Lenin|
Order of the October Revolution
Order of the Red Banner of Labour
Order of the Patriotic War – three times
Order of the Red Star – twice
Order for Service to the Homeland in the Armed Forces of the USSR
Alexey Ivanovich Sorokin (Russian: Алексе́й Ива́нович Соро́кин) (28 March 1922 – 4 March 2020) was a Soviet Admiral of the Fleet. He was a member of the Congress of People's Deputies of the Soviet Union. He was a political officer and studied at the Lenin Military-Political Academy between 1948 and 1952.
Honours and awards[change | change source]
- Order of Lenin
- Order of October Revolution
- Order of the Patriotic War, 1st class, twice, and 2nd class
- Order of the Red Banner of Labour
- Order of the Red Star, twice
- Order for Service to the Homeland in the Armed Forces of the USSR, 3rd class
- Jubilee Medal "In Commemoration of the 100th Anniversary since the Birth of Vladimir Il'ich Lenin"
- Medal "For the Victory over Germany in the Great Patriotic War 1941–1945"