(26. 9. 1913)
By Konstantin aritsky Dionisyevich, lieutenant colonel, commander of the 5-th Leningrad Partisan Brigade. Born September 26, 1913 in the village of Yellow River mine, now gorood Yellow Waters Pyatihatskogo district of Dnepropetrovsk region, in the family of an employee. Ukrainetz. Member of the CPSU since 1932. He graduated from the 7 classes of railway school in Lozovatke in 1929. In the Soviet Army from 1932. Member of the Soviet-Finnish war of 1939 Б+T 40 years. He graduated from the High School of the NKVD in Leningrad in 1941.
By Adrov border-guard officer Karitskaya in the early days of the Great Patriotic War, commanded a destroyer battalion. When Nazi troops occupied the Leningrad region and came to Leningrad. Karitskaya of a special group sent to the rear of the enemy. In February 1943 he forms a guerrilla brigade. In severe conditions, a team commits raids, destroying Nazi garrisons, blew up bridges and railroads, exempt from the occupiers settlements. During the period of hostilities team knocked out the Nazis from 367 towns and saved from slavery in the theft of more than 40 thousands of innocent Soviet citizens. In January and February fighting guerrilla brigade in 1944, paralyzing the enemy's communications, was of great help to have passed to the offensive troops of the Leningrad, Volkhov and 2 Baltic fronts.
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union with the award of the Order of Lenin and the Gold Star medal Constantine Dionisyevich Karitskaya given April 2, 1944.
. Since 1946, Б+T in Stock
. In 1951, newly drafted into the Soviet Army. Since 1957, Colonel Karitskaya Б+T in Stock. He lived in Leningrad.
Awarded the Order of Lenin, Red Banner, 3 orders of the Patriotic War of 1 degree, the Order of the Red Star and medals.
Leningrad partisans. , 1962, etc.