Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Honored Allies Wednesday: Abdurahman Y. Abdulaev (Soviet Union)

"On May 7, 1944, in the Sevastopol region, Senior Sergeant Abdurakhman Abdulaev conducted reconnaissance of the firing points of the Nazis.  Under the fire of the Nazis, Abdurakhman Abdulaev destroyed the enemy pillbox, which allowed the company to capture enemy trenches.  During the battle, Senior Sergeant Abdurakhman Abdulaev replaced the wounded platoon commander.  Under the command of Abdurakhman Abdulaev, the platoon broke through the front line of the Nazi defense, repelled enemy counterattacks and reached the second line of trenches.  In this battle, Abdurakhman Abdulaev destroyed several opponents in hand-to-hand combat.  By decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR of March 24, 1945, for courage, courage and heroism shown in the fight against the Nazi invaders, Senior Sergeant Abdurakhman Yagyaevich Abdulaev was awarded the title of Hero of the Soviet Union with the Order of Lenin and the Gold Star medal."
Another honored ally,

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