(1919 - 1946)
And srafil Maharram oglu Mammadov sergeant, assistant commander of the small platoon, Azerbaijani, born in 1919.
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union with the award of the Order of Lenin and medal "Gold Star" Israfel Magerram oglu Mammadov awarded on Dec. 11, 1941.
. December 3, 1941 near the ancient Russian city of Novgorod, near the village Pustynka a handful of brave men, headed by Sergeant Mammadov defended an important milestone
. Wedged in a position of Soviet troops the Germans cut off from the main group of forces. Twenty fearless heroes, led by Mamedov were unequal battle. In over 10 hours, fought off Soviet fighters attack a battalion of the Nazis and kept occupied positions until reinforcements. In this hot battle was destroyed some 300 Nazis. Mamedov personally destroyed 70 soldiers and three officers of the enemy.
Sources: 1) Legendary Heroes-Komsomol
. Vol V and VI. 1973.