Nadtachayev Valery

Center for Military History of Belarus

Tel.: (+375 17) 378-07-70

He was born on November 18, 1959. Belarusian. Higher education. In 1977 he graduated from the Minsk Suvorov Military School, in 1981 — Ulyanovsk Guards Higher Military Tank School. VI Lenin. He served in the Armed Forces, in the KGB of the USSR and the Republic of Belarus. Retired Colonel.

Work activity:
From September 2014 to March 2022 he worked at the Belarusian State Museum of the Great Patriotic War in the following positions: Head of the Sector for the History of Postwar Armed Conflicts, Scientific Secretary. Researcher at the Center for Military History of Belarus.

Research interests:

  • military history;
  • history of domestic special services;
  • history of partisan movement and underground struggle in the occupied territory of Belarus in 1941–1944

Research Outcomes:

  • 6 scientific publications;
  • Author of books: “Military counter-intelligence of Belarus. Fates, Tragedies, Victories ”, “Shield and Sword of the Fatherland” (co-authored);
  • Author and co-author of 4 documentaries on the history of domestic special services.