Did you know that?

68 servicemen under the command of Senior Lieutenant K.F. Olshansky were awarded the Gold Star Medal of the Hero of the Soviet Union for a succesful attack near Nikolayevsky? It was only on very rare occasions that every individual of a unit became a Hero of the Soviet Union.

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This website is an initiative of STIWOT (Foundation for Information on the Second World War). With this website we intend to make a time document. Decorations are an essential part in recognising deeds and participating in activities, especially in times of war.

Awards with a complete personslist

Magyar Tiszti Arany Vitézségi ÉremKriegsabzeichen für Hilfskreuzer mit BrilliantenOrden PobedaEhrentafelspange der KriegsmarineRidder derde klasse der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.3)Nahkampfspange in GoldDeutscher Orden des Großdeutschen ReichesAir Force Cross (AC)Ritterkreuz des Kriegsverdienstkreuzes mit SchwerternCommandeur der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.2)Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub und SchwerternFrontflugspange für Schlachtflieger in Gold mit BrilliantenGrootkruis der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.1)Ritterkreuz des Kriegsverdienstkreuzes in Gold ohne SchwerternSpanienkreuz, Gold mit Schwertern und Brillianten
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