- Russian Civil War (1917-1922)
- Awarded on:
- July 15th, 1919
"During the attacks on Bolshee-Ozerki on 23rd March and 2nd April, 1919, he worked unceasingly under heavy fire from the enemy, and, after having established signal communication, continued, at great personal risk, to keep in touch with the different attacking parties. It was his disregard for danger and splendid spirit that inspired his men to keep up communication at all risks when exposed to great danger."