Borisov Alexander( Hero of the Soviet Union (22.VII.1941 g.).)
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Biography Borisov Alexander
(1917, der. Peter, now Safonovo Area - 5.VIII.1941, Kandalaksha, Karelia). In the Red Army from 1938. Graduated courses for junior commanders. Since 1941. the front. The commander of the tank 1-Panzer Regiment 1 Panzer Division of the Karelian Front. Sergeant B. July 2, 1941, Mr.. a battle near the town of 161-th frontier under heavy enemy fire, evacuated to a Soviet tank crew. July 3, holding the line near the bridge over the river Kulayoki, within 32 hours reflect the number of enemy attacks. July 6, although seriously wounded, continued to fight the damaged tank. He was awarded the Order of Lenin. Died of wounds. One of the streets g. Kandalaksha named after him.