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<p>Anna Ivanovna Shchetinina</p> <p>The first female captain</p> <p>Anna Ivanovna Shchetinina(26.02.1908-25.09.1999)</p> <p> Shchetinina was born at the Okeanskaya Station near Vladivostok in a family of a railway switchman.</p> <p>In 1925 she entered the navigation department of theVladivostok Marine School.</p> <p>After graduation she worked with a shipping company in</p> <p>KamchatkaPeninsula, where she started as anOrdinary Seaman.</p> <p>At the age of 24 she received her navigator's license.</p> <p>6</p> <p>MV Chavycha</p> <p>Anna Ivanovna participated in World War II and has received many awards.</p> <p>A monument in honor of A.I. Shchetinina</p> <p>Thanks for attention!</p>