(8. 3. 1911 - 16. 11. 1941)
In asil G. Klochkov-Diev, the military commissar of company 1075-Rifle Regiment (316 th Infantry Division, 16 Army, Western Front) - junior political officer. Born March 8, 1911 in a. Sinodskom Saratov (formerly. Resurrection) district of Saratov region. Russian. Member of the CPSU (b) since 1939. In 1921, during a famine in the Volga region, together with their families went to the Altai. In 1929 he graduated from the school of peasant youth in the village of Elbow Loktevskogo Area. Since 1931 GODAULT lived and worked in Penza, then in Saratov. Since 1940 he lived in Alma-Ata. In August 1940, he graduated from Union Institute of Distance Learning People's Commissariat of the USSR. Since May 1941 he worked as Deputy Managing Trust canteens and restaurants of Alma-Ata.
In July 1941, was drafted into the Red Army to mobilize and was appointed to re-form 316-th Infantry Division, commanded by Maj. Gen. I.V. Panfilov. Within this division soon already left for the front and in October-November 1941, fought near Moscow, on Volokolamsk direction.
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union Golubkov Klochkov awarded posthumously July 21, 1942 for the selfless courage and iron resistance, shown at fending off an attack fifty enemy tanks.
. P skirting November 16, 1941 at the junction of Volokolamsk Dubosekovo.
. The whole country became aware of his legendary words "Great Russia, and nowhere to retreat - behind Moscow!"
. At the critical moment of battle Klochkov first ran with a bunch of grenades at an enemy tank, it exploded and died a hero's death.
He was buried on the battlefield, along with other fallen soldiers. Later reburied in the village Nelidovo that two kilometers from the battle. At a mass grave is a monument with the inscription: "Altitude 251. Here November 16, 1941, defending Moscow, fought 28 heroes Panfilov. Glorious sons of our people blocked the road 50 Nazi tanks. On behalf of the heart, on behalf of the life we repeat: "Eternal glory to the heroes!"
He was awarded the Order of Lenin, 2 orders of the Red Banner.
As with. Sinodskom In. G. Klochkova is a monument. In 1958, the hero ever enrolled in one of the lists of military units. VG Name. Klochkova named streets in Moscow, Saratov, Volsk. Name Klochkova also has a ship.
More recently, stating that the feat 28 heroes-panfiloftsev artificially. For example, this is written in a paper by N. Petrova and A. Edelman of the New Soviet Heroes. But all these arguments do not apply to Klochkova. He actually fought in a dangerous area of defense and, indeed, died a hero's death. In that battle involved 2 companies, which kept the defense on the front of several kilometers. The number 28 has been seen as a misunderstanding. The correspondent of the newspaper "Red Star", who visited the MP 316 CD, I heard a summary of the losses of the division for the day - 28 people decided that they were all killed in one battle, and wrote this essay. Since then, and went for a walk, this figure. Incidentally, 316 (8 Guards.) Infantry Division in the battles of Moscow lost in killed 1600 people.
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