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Suvorov, Sergey Nikolayevich

Date of birth:
May 5th, 1918 (Moscow, Soviet Union)
Date of death:
September 17th, 1963 (Leningrad, Soviet Union)
Buried on:
Krasnenkoe Cemetery
Nationality:
Soviet (1922-1991, Socialist Republic)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Unit:
Anti-tank Battery, 59th Guards Tank Brigade, 8th Guards Tank Corps, 40th Army, Voronezh Front
Awarded on:
June 3rd, 1944
"For exemplary fulfillment of combat missions of the Front command in the struggle against the German invaders and shown with courage and heroism.

The battery crossed as one of the first units the Dnieper near the village of Zurubintsy on 25 September 1943. In the following days, his battery succesfully operations in battles for holding and expanding the bridgehead near the village of Veliky Bukrin, repulsing numerous enemy counterattacks and inflicting considerable damage to the enemy manpower and equipment."
Medal
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 16th, 1944
Orden Krasnogo Znameni
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
December 28th, 1944
Orden Aleksandra Nevskogo

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