(10. 12. 1926)
M ihail Polikarpovich Epishkin, . Guard Corporal, . gunner 3rd Battalion, 1 st Guards Rifle Red Banner Order of Sevastopol Alexander Nevsky Regiment (2 nd Guards Rifle Division, . 2 Guards Army, . 1 st Baltic Front),
. Born December 10, 1926 in d. Chihachevke Kalinin district of the Saratov Region. Russian. He graduated from the school seven years, he worked on the farm.
In November 1943, enlisted in the Red Army. From July 1944 until January 1945 fought on the 1 st Baltic and 3-Byelorussian fronts. Participated in the liberation of Lithuania and defeating the enemy on the territory of East Prussia. For military distinction and impeccable service in the Soviet Army awarded medals "For Courage" (1944), . "Service in Battle" (1953), . "For perfect service" 1 and 2 nd degree (1963, . 1958) Order of the Patriotic War of 1 degree, . "For Service to Motherland in the USSR Armed Forces" 3 degrees, . Of Honor, . medals.,
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union and the Order of Lenin and medal "Gold Star" Michael Polikarpovich Epishkin awarded March 24, 1945 for bravery and courage in fighting for the liberation of Lithuania.
. In 1944 he graduated from the Leningrad Military-Political School (externally), in 1947 Б+T Vladimirskoye Infantry School in 1957 Б+T Military-Political Academy VI
. Lenin. Maj. Epishkin served with the Soviet Army at command posts.
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