Ivanov Yuri Ivanovich
Born in the Kalinin region in the village of Dedovo, in 1935 he
moved to the Leningrad region. During
the war, the family was evacuated to the Vologda region, where in
1945 Ivanov graduated from 10 classes.
In 1950, Ivanov graduated from
Higher Arctic Marine School of. S.O.
Makarov with a diploma of an
engineer-hydrogaph, and went to work at the
the Main Directorate of the Northern Sea Route. He
worked first in the western sector of the Arctic, exploring the
Baydaratskaya Bay, the coast of Novaya Zemlya.
In 1960, Ivanov was appointed to the post of chief
engineer of the Pevek hydrobase, which he headed in 1973, having
stayed in this post until 1981. The
hydrobase provided a section of the Northern Sea Route from the Bear
Islands to the Long Strait.
Suddenly died in Leningrad. Ran
for the tram - heart could not stand. Buried
Gatchina cemetery Leningrad
the islands of Bolshoi and Maly Routan in the Chaun Bay of the East
Siberian Sea. At
the suggestion of the Academy of Sciences and the Interdepartmental
Commission on Geographical Names under the
General Administration of Geodesy and Cartography, it was named
Resolution of the Council of Ministers of the RSFSR No. 89 of March