Alexey Voloshinov: Mihenator / Wikimedia
Hero of the Soviet Union Alexei Voloshin, celebrated this year the 100th anniversary, gave parting words of the soldiers Regardie — participants of the military parade 2020. On Tuesday, June 23, “the Tape.ru” said Valery Gribakin, a spokesman for the Department.
“The soldiers and officers of Regardie required to adequately carry the banner of Victory, to remember the heroism of the fathers and children, to be followers of traditions that originated in the battles of the great Patriotic war,” wrote Alexey Voloshin to the parade on June 24. He also wished all the soldiers of Regardie good luck in the service.
Hero of the Soviet Union and holder of the highest awards of the United States (the medal “the Silver star”), a participant of the Victory parade on 24 June 1945 Alexey Voloshin in February 2020, the hundredth anniversary. The title of “Hero of the Soviet Union” was awarded to the senior Lieutenant Alexey Voloshin on 16 October 1943 during the crossing of the Dnieper and the battle at the bridgehead. His artillery crews killed more than 20 German tanks.
And in the autumn of 1944, U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt awarded the highest military officer’s award of his country — Silver Star — four Junior officers of the Soviet Army who distinguished themselves in battle against the fascist invaders and awarded the title of Hero of the Soviet Union. One of the officers was Alexey Voloshin.
Alexey Prokhorovich Voloshin served in the 10th (later of the 181st Stalingrad) infantry division of the NKVD, the commander of the artillery units. He took part in the Stalingrad and Kursk battles, the battle for the Dnieper bridgehead, the release of Yelets, Chernigov, crossing of the bug. There he was wounded for the sixth time — and after recovering was sent to the Artillery Academy. The flag bearer of the Academy, major Voloshin took part in the Victory parade 1945.
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