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Panfilov, Ivan Vasilyevich

    Date of birth:
    January 1st, 1893 (Petrovsk, Russian Empire)
    Date of death:
    November 18th, 1941 (Guseniovo, Volokolamsky District, Soviet Union)
    Buried on:
    Soviet War Graves Novodevitsji Cemetery
    Nationality:
    Soviet (1922-1991, People's Republic)

    Biography

    Major general and Hero of the Soviet Union. Killed in the Battle of Moscow.

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    Awarded on:
    1921
    Orden Krasnogo Znameni
    Awarded on:
    1929
    Orden Krasnogo Znameni
    Jubilee Medal
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    1941
    Orden Krasnogo Znameni
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    April 12th, 1941

    Posthumously awarded
    Medal
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    April 12th, 1941

    Posthumously awarded, goes with the Gold Star.
    Orden Lenina

    Sources

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