(29. 6. 1970 - 9. 9. 1999)
Jers C Tamm - Commander Branch of the Yaroslavl special purpose police detachment, Ensign. Russian. Born June 29, 1970 in the village of Mitino Gavrilov-Yamskogo district of the Yaroslavl region. In 1988 he graduated from vocational schools in the regional center. Worked as an assistant engineer of the locomotive in the locomotive depot, the Yaroslavl tire plant. Military service was held in the internal forces in 1988-1990. After the service came to Yaroslavl riot. First as an intern and later became commander of the department. Four times went on business trips to the North Caucasus.
. September 4, 1999 a group of Yaroslavl OMON together with 17-m special purpose squad were included in the attacking group for the release of Chechen bandits and mercenaries village Chabanmakhi.
. On the morning of September 9 assault team began to attack the reinforcement areas, furnished in the ruling at the village Heights
. Groups, which include Igor, has been tasked to take two very important milestone.
The mountainous terrain, well-equipped position does not fully cover Б• Б•L fighters or artillery, no self-propelled guns, or air. Knowing the terrain, well-armed bandits come near our at close distance, and then opened heavy fire, cutting off escape routes.
Yet that first line on the outskirts of the village of Yaroslavl with commandos took. They took and began to be secured under the ongoing sniper and machine gun fire, grenade attacks.
. Ensign militia Igor Serov just equipped its position on the corner of the dilapidated houses in the outskirts of the village, when suddenly I saw quite a number of the trees creeping militants
. At the side of machine-gun crew, which lay down the guys from his group flew grenade. Igor had only to shout, to warn comrades: Б• Grenade! Б•L - and shot the assailant blame ... Score was momentarily. Throw oneself into the shelter itself is not enough time. All that time to Igor in the next few seconds - this is to save his comrades, his body had fallen close beside him grenade. Shards literally slash the body of Ensign.
Deliver Igor immediately to the hospital was not possible, was fierce fighting around. And when the fight verse and his comrades carried him in her arms in the rear, Igor Serov died without regaining consciousness.
. W tion Hero Russia Tamm Cerovu conferred posthumously on Dec. 30, 1999.
. Buried in Yaroslavl.