(21. 3. 1910 - 18. 11. 1941)
And Alexei Petrovich Bosov, lieutenant, commander of the armored company, 8-th motobronebrigady (1-I Arm. Group). Born March 21, 1910 in the village of Dry Karabulak Bazarnokarabulakskogo (formerly. Kurilovsky) district of Saratov region. Russian. From 1917 to 1929 he lived in with. Sokur Tatischevskogo area, studied in the seven years of school, he worked on the farm. In March 1932, after the workers' school at the Leningrad Institute of Railway Engineers, by mobilizing the party was sent to study in the Ulyanovsk Armored school name in. I. Lenin. In 1934 he received the rank of commander and the average for many years served in the Trans-Baikal Military District, occupying the post of commander of the tank, a tank platoon and company. For high performance in combat and political training had 18 thanks and a monetary reward from the command.
. In the summer of 1939 Khalkhin Gol took part in battles against Japanese invaders, encroached on the freedom and independence of the friendly Mongolian People's Republic
. For differences in the battles was awarded the Order of Lenin (1939).
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union and the Order of Lenin and medal "Gold Star" Alexei Petrovich Bosov awarded on Nov. 17, 1939 for courage and valor displayed during the defeat of a major Japanese squad have Khalkhin Gol.
. The Great Patriotic War found the captain A
. P. Bosov in the walls of the Military Academy of Armored Forces. But when the enemy came to Moscow, Bosov asked to be on the front. He was appointed commander of a battalion of heavy tanks, "HF" and sent to one of the most critical and dangerous areas of the Western Front-Volokolamskoye direction. With legendary Panfilov Bosov beat off fierce attacks fascists. November 18, 1941 near the village of M. Gorodischi hero died that day destroyed by fire from guns and rams stroke, eight enemy tanks and one aircraft.
A. P. Bosov with military honors was buried in the town of Istra, Moscow Region. On his grave is a monument. His name was named one of the streets of Saratov.
In the decisive days of the Soviet offensive 8-I motobronebrigada, . which he served Bosov, . a blow to the Japanese invaders, . entrenched in the Great Sands, . and 23 August at the border crossing Nomon-Khan-Burd-Everything connected with the parts, . who moved from the north,
. A large group of Japanese troops was in the ring.
I Ponzo desperately resisted, but soon realized the futility of further fighting all surrounded and decided to individual units to break through Manchuria. At dawn on 27 August, one of such groups appeared suddenly in the valley Haylastin-Gol (tributary Khalkhin Gol). Crushing military formations of our infantry, not had time to gain a foothold in one of the hills, the enemy rushed in the direction of the Mongolian-Manchurian border.
. The movement of the Japanese squad in the sand dunes, was a tank company lieutenant Bosov
. Assessing the situation, a company commander made a bold decision to attack and destroy the enemy.
In the predawn darkness, five tanks headed Bosov moved through the hollow in circumvention of the Japanese squad. Unaware of this maneuver, the samurai were moving to the east and engaged the enemy with three other companies of tanks, abandoned Bosov to strike from the front. At this time Bosov at full speed on the flank attacked a convoy of enemy artillery and destroyed it. Survivors samurai had no time to deploy guns and ran around. Having dealt with the gunners, tankers were rushed to the Japanese infantry, pressed her tracks, and shot with machine guns, destroying with hand grenades, throwing them through the open hatches machines.
A few minutes later it was all over. Tankers Boeova killed in this battle, 10 artillery guns and 220 soldiers and officers. 30 samurai were captured. Roth Bosov closed the gap to break the ring of our troops and in the following days took an active part in the final battles to eliminate the enemy surrounded.
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