Researched Russia WWII Order of the Red Star

Researched Russia WWII Order of the Red Star

Researched Russia WWII Order of the Red Star

 

The Soviet Order of the Red Star was awarded to Red Army, Air force and Navy personnel for exceptional service in the cause of the defense of the Soviet Union.

 

The medal is made of pure silver (the silver weight alone is about 30g!) with a Deep Red enamel work. The maker mark is located above, and the serial number underneath the screw post. The serial number reads: "1488006". The medal is in good used condition with intact enamel.

 

Short translation from the archive: "During the fighting for the town Kermend (Hungary) on march 30, 1945 showed courage and heroism. When crossing the Rado river, he was the first one who crossed to the opposite bank, paving a communication line. During the assault of the city he had to change the line of communication very often. In this fight he ensured uninterrupted communication, by eliminating 13 cable breaks. During operation in the city, he killed 3 Germans from a machine gun. For courage and bravery shown in battle, ñomrade Pihur deserves a reward - the Order of the Red Star

Corpora Pihur Grigoriy Vasilevich was also awarded Medal for the Victory over Germany" 

 

Very nice war time awarded medal with full research!!



135.00€

Researched Russia WWII Order of the Red Star
[OM19016]