Bodak Athanasius Lavrent'evich( Hero of the Soviet Union (19.VI.1945 g.).)
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Biography Bodak Athanasius Lavrent'evich
(genus. 17.I.1911, der. Sivceva Elninskaya County, now Glinkovskogo area).
In the Red Army in 1933. In 1936, Mr.. Graduated from the Minsk Military Infantry School in 1941. - Military Academy. Frunze. At the front with 1942. Commander of 224 Infantry Regiment 162 Infantry Division 2-First Byelorussian Front. Colonel B. skhodu crossed the river. West-Oder, 21 April 1945. captured and firmly held the bridgehead in the area of settlement Mescherin (Germany). In the battles for the expansion of the bridgehead regiment captured a battery of anti-tank guns, anti-aircraft systems and ensure the crossing and enter into battle tank unit 70 Army. Since 1959, Mr.. - In stock. Lives in g. Saratov. Awarded 2 orders of Lenin, 2 orders of the Red Banner, Order of Kutuzov 3rd degree, World War 1 st and 2 nd degree, 2 orders of Red Star and medals.