Kurylenko Vladimir T.( Hero of the Soviet Union (1942, posthumous).)
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Biography Kurylenko Vladimir T.
(26.HII.1924, der. Babinichi Vitebsk region - 13.Y.1942, der. Salenko Smolensk region).
Partizan-demolition squad I.R. Shlapakova. Over 10 months of blowing up several cars, derailed trains with 4 enemy manpower and military equipment. When returning from a mission 13.V.1942 g. was mortally wounded. Buried at the Smolensk fortress wall in memory of the Heroes Square. His name is given to streets in Smolensk and Velizh. At school buildings in the village and Velizh Kasplya, where he studied, a memorial plaque in the village SALENKO - Obelisk. In Smolensk, a monument to. (sculptor K.B. Pasternak, architect SV Shestopal).
Lit.: Kurylenko Z.E. Story of a Son. - M., 1975; Leonov A. Crown hero. - M., 1966; Vorobiev NV. etc.. Smolyan - Heroes of the Soviet Union .- M., 1982.