(1. 11. 1925)
A vdeev Anatoly Konstantinovich, gunner guns 873rd Fighter army anti-tank artillery regiment (33 Army, 2 nd Belorussian Front) Private. Born November 1, 1925 in the village Syrokorene Sychevskii district of Smolensk region in a peasant family. Russian. Member of the CPSU since 1954. He graduated from the seven-year school. He worked on the farm "Bolshevik" Novoduginskogo district of Smolensk region. In the Soviet Army in April 1943.
. Member of the Great Patriotic War of 1943.
. July 5, 1944 gunnery Avdeeva was ordered to prevent the breakout of the fascist troops of the environment in the area Volma (Belarus)
. After taking fire from an open position, the men at point-blank shot Nazis. The battle lasted 13 hours. During this time the gun crew rescued 7 attacks. Ran nearly all shells, and the death of heroes killed 5 people gunnery. The enemy comes to attack again. Direct hit weapon Avdeeva fails, and killed the last soldier from the calculation. Left alone, Avdeev not leave the battlefield, but with machine guns and grenades continued to fight. But spent all their ammunition - and the last grenade. Anatoly lack ax lying beside him, and destroys four fascists.
Task completed. The enemy is not passed, leaving the battlefield before the instrument Avdeeva to 180 bodies of soldiers and officers, 2 self-propelled guns, machine guns and 4 cars.
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union with the award of the Order of Lenin and the Gold Star medal Anatoly Konstantinovich Avdeev awarded March 24, 1945.
. After the war he graduated from 10 classes, then in 1950 Б+T Tambov, Ordnance Technical School
. In October 1962, Lieutenant Colonel Avdeev Б+T retired. Lived and worked in the city of Tver (Kalinin). He was awarded the Order of Lenin, 2 orders of the Patriotic War of 1 degree, the Order of the Red Star and medals.
Sources: 1) The heroes of the Great Patriotic War
. Issue IV. 1974
2) Heroes of the Soviet Union: A Brief Biographical Dictionary. V.1. M.: Voeniz.1987.