BELENOGOV Yuri( Hero of the Soviet Union (3.VI.1944 city, posthumously).)
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Biography BELENOGOV Yuri
(10.VI.1923, with. Sieliе¦д-a, now in line g. Kostroma - killed in battle 2.IH.1943 g. u d. Most Nezhoda Elninskaya district of Smolensk region).
In 1942, Mr.. drafted into the army. In 1943, Mr.. Pushkin graduated from the tank school and was sent to the 10-th Guards Army of the Western Front. The commander of the tank 119-th separate tank regiment. Second Lieutenant B. August 8, 1943, Mr.. in the battle for the village Veselukha Spas-Demensk Area burst onto the tank in the stronghold of the enemy, destroying 3 bunkers, 2 mortar batteries, 4 machine-gun nests and 4 cars. August 30, 1943, Mr.. in the battle for Elnya destroyed 2 mortars, 2 machine guns and 4 cars. In the village of Bolshaya Nezhoda Elninskaya area his tank was hit. The crew, left the car, took the fight. When his comrades were killed, and B. surrounded by enemies, he blew himself and the Germans grenade. He was buried at the military cemetery in g. Elnya. His name in Kostroma named street, a memorial plaque.