- Zakaria Mohieddin
Mohieddin attended Military College in 1938 and was a Staff College Graduate in 1948. He was the Professional Army Professor of Tactics in the Officers Military College from 1940-1943 and again from 1950-1951. He was also the Professor of Tactics in the Officers Staff College from 1951-1952
In 1967 he was appointed by president
Gamal Abdel Nasserto take over position of president after Nasser's resignation, an appointment he refused. In 1968, Mohieddin resigned from all positions and quit public life. [ [http://www.sis.gov.eg/VR/rev/english/2c.htm Revolution:Zakaria Mohieddin] ]
As of 2005, after the death of
Hussein El-Shafei, he and Khaled Mohieddinwere the last two surviving members of the Revolutionary Command Council. [ [http://weekly.ahram.org.eg/2005/770/eg12.htm Al-Ahram Weekly Online] ]
Mohieddin had various assignments within the army. He served with the Egyptian army in
Sudan. In 1948 he was the chief of staff of the first brigade which was later besieged at Falouga. One of his outstanding achievements in 1948 was to go back to the besieged brigade, infiltrating enemy lines from Rafah to Faloga. He was rewarded for his bravery at the end of the war with the Mehmet Aligolden award for valour and excellence in duty in the field in Palestine. In 1952, he prepared strategy for army movement and was in charge of operation that led to success of the movement.
*1952-1956 - Member of
Egyptian Revolutionary Command Council.
*1952-1955 - In charge of the first Intelligence body.
*1953-1958 - Minister of Interior.
*1958-1961 - Central Minister of Interior for Egypt and
*1961-1962 - Minister of Interior.
Vice President of Egypt.
*1965-1966 - Prime Minister and Minister of Interior.
Committees and boards
*Head of the High Commission for the High Dam
Egyptian Rowing Federation(1960-68)
Egyptian Greek Friendship Committee(1958-68)
*Member of the
Board of the Officers Club(1951-52)
*Member of the
High Committee of Socialist Arab Unity(the leading party or the only political party)
National Defense Committee.
*Egypt delegation to UN - 1960
Addis Ababa- 1964
*Bandong - 1965
Niletreaty with Sudan
* [http://www.findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m2501/is_n4_v19/ai_20576631/pg_2 The Six-Day War: A Retrospective. - book review]
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