Ivan Stepanovich Yumashev
(Иван Степанович Юмашев) (October 9
- September 2
) was a Soviet admiral
(1943), Hero of the Soviet Union
), and Commander-in-Chief
of the Soviet Naval Forces
from January of 1947 to July of 1951.
Ivan Yumashev was awarded six Orders of Lenin, three Orders of the Red Banner, Order of the Red Star, and numerous medals. The Kresta II class cruiser, Admiral Yumashev was named after him.