IVANOV, Mikhail Ivanovich( Hero of the Soviet Union (18.VIII.1945 g.).)
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Biography IVANOV, Mikhail Ivanovich
(genus. 4.VIII.1919, der. Hill Ugranskogo district of Smolensk region).
Since 1937. lived in Moscow. In the Red Army since 1940. Graduated from Borisoglebsk military pilots flying school (1941). Member of the Great Patriotic War from August 1943. Commander of the 657 th Attack Aviation Regiment, 196 th Attack Air Division 4-th Air Army 2-First Byelorussian Front, Lieutenant. I. the end of March 1945. made 100 sorties. Prior to 1958. served in the Soviet Air Force. He was awarded the Order of Lenin, 2 orders of the Red Banner, 2 orders of the Patriotic War, 1-st degree, 2 orders of the Patriotic War, 2 nd degree, Order of the Red Star and medals. Lives in Moscow.
Lit.: Heroes of the Soviet Union: A Brief Biographical Dictionary. - M., 1987. - T. 1. - P. 571.