ZINOVIEV Anton Andreevich( Member of the Great Patriotic War. Holders of the Order of Glory.)
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(genus. 22.VI.1912, der. Ableshevo Glinkovskogo area).
In 1933-36 he. was on active duty. In 1936-41 he. worked in the Urals, in Kazakhstan. In December 1941, Mr.. drafted into the Red Army, from June 1942. to May 1945. was at the front. Senior artrazvedchik 146-th Guards Artillery and mortar regiment 14-th Guards Cavalry Division, 1 st Belorussian Front. During the escape from encirclement threw grenades into the tank, destroyed seven enemy soldiers (April 1944). Saved the life of the officer staff of the connection and destroyed sniper (25 April 1945). Led a group of soldiers repulsed the enemy's attempt to capture the staff car of the regiment with the documents and part of the Banner (February 1945). Awarded the Order of the Patriotic War, as 1-st degree, Red Star and medals "For courage", "Service in Battle". In the postwar years he served in the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the USSR (1946-1963 gg.).
Lit.: P Belan. etc.. Valor soldzhatskaya. - Alma-Ata, 1974; Belyaev I.N. In the parade of winners. - Smolensk, 1995.