KUDINOV Valentin Ivanovich (sort. in 1899) — the Soviet naval doctor, the lieutenant general of medical service, the member of the CPSU since 1939.
In 1925 ended medical f-t of the 2nd Moscow un-that and it was enlisted in structure of medical service Navy where served as the intern of the Kronstadt naval hospital and the doctor by the ships of the Baltic and Black Sea fleet, Since 1936 the flagman doctor of crew of cruisers, since 1938 the assistant to the chief, then the deputy chief of Medical and sanitary management of the Navy, and in 1946 — 1956 the chief of medical service Navy.
Scientific works of V. I. Kudinov are devoted to questions of the organization of medical support of the Navy, and in particular protivoepid, actions.
He took part in creation of the first Soviet naval medical educational institutions and in the organization of medical providing the Navy in days of the Great Patriotic War. Under its management the documents regulating organizational structure and activity of medical service Navy during the post-war period were developed.
V. I. Kudinov was an editor of the work «Health Service of Naval Forces of the USSR in the Great Patriotic War of 1941 — 1945.», the editor of editorial department «Military medicine» in 2 prod. BME, member of editorial bureau of the Encyclopaedic dictionary of military medicine.
It is a member of the Soviet committee of veterans of war.
It is awarded by the Orders of Lenin, the Red Banner (three), Patriotic wars of the I degree, the Red Star (two) and medals.
Works: The organization of anti-epidemic actions by the ship, in book: For sanitary defense of the USSR, page 64, M., 1939; About consolidation of forces in fight against malaria, Works Uchen, council at the chief medical - a dignity. managements Soldier. - Navy, t. 3, century 1, page 3, M., 1944.
A. A. Shmarov.