Ivan Chistyakov

Publications

The Diary of a Gulag Prison Guard

Overview

Ivan Chistyakov was a Muscovite who was expelled from the Communist Party during on the the purges of the late 1920s and early 1930s. He commanded an armed guard unit on a section of BAM, the Baikal-Amur Railway, which was built by forced labour. He was killed in 1941.





 
Mind Unit - websites, content management and email marketing for the arts