Excellent news was reported today by the RG.RU portal - within the framework of the Victory Stars project, organized five years ago by Rossiyskaya Gazeta jointly with the Russian Ministry of Defense, the portal and other authors by May 9 of this year have found 24 more unsent USSR state awards, which are now awaiting the moment of the solemn transfer to the families of front-line soldiers.
These awards include the Order of the Patriotic War of the XNUMXst degree and a certificate for it, a certificate for the Order of the Red Star, a certificate for the medal "For Courage", eighteen certificates for the medals "For the Defense of Stalingrad" and three certificates for the medals "For the Defense of the Caucasus."
Within the framework of the project, certificates for the medals “For the capture of Budapest”, “For the capture of Konigsberg”, “For the liberation of Warsaw” and “For the liberation of Belgrade” have already been handed over to the families of front-line soldiers. More on this in article.
Also this year, thanks to the request of the portal to the Main Personnel Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, the third medal was awarded to our fellow countryman Ayub Balov: “The division in which he fought bravely participated in the assault on Konigsberg. Therefore, to two not awarded A.A. Balov was added the third - the medal "For the capture of Koenigsberg".
Read more here: https://rg.ru/2020/05/09/podvigi-geroev-na-kavkaze-pomniat-iv-semiah-chtut.html