"Born in 1925 in the village of Tatarskoye, Omsk region, Russia. He was called up by the Yangikurgan district military commissariat of the Namangan region. Private, submachine gunner of the 3rd Rifle Battalion of the 241st Guards Rifle Regiment of the 75th Guards Rifle Division. For the courage shown during the crossing of the Dnieper, by the decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR of October 17, 1943, Mikhail Vladimirovich Akhmedov was awarded the title of Hero of the Soviet Union and the Order of Lenin."
Another honored ally,