LIKHACHEV Peter Timofeevich( Hero of the Soviet Union (21.VII.1942 city, posthumously).)
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Biography LIKHACHEV Peter Timofeevich
(21.II.1906, with. Porfirovka, now in the Kuibyshev region of Tatarstan - 2.III.1942). In 1921, Mr.. volunteer went to the Red Army. He served as an ordinary Red Army, graduated from high school junior commanders, commanding office, small platoon. In 1930. retired from the army. In May 1941. drafted into the Red Army and sent to the western border, where he met a war. He fought in the 24-th Army under Yelnia. Participated in Elninskaya offensive, near Moscow, on the north-east of Smolensk. March 21, 1942, Mr.. during offensive combat sergeant L. led a team of 16 men came forward and captured two bunkers. Within hours s0 warriors led by their pomkomvzodom reflect the incessant attacks of superior enemy forces. In the melee, was killed. He was buried in Brethren Cemetery southwest of d. Long Gzhatsk Area. Later his remains were reburied in g. Gagarin. Forever enrolled in the lists of the military unit.