Friday, July 11, 2014

WWII: SEVASTOPOL

SEVASTOPOL: WWII JEWISH HEROS

WWII Defense of Sevastopol

Simon Goldentsveyg --sailor
General Broude  (Leibowitz)--Commander of the 8th Marine Brigade
Yakov Kreizer—Lt. General, Hero of the Soviet Union
Joseph Lazarevic Serpin—Commander, Assault Engineer Battalion, awarded Gold Star
Moses Davidovich Shahnovich—Commander, Artillery Battalion
Lazar Kaplan—
Rahmiel (Miles) Lazarevic Felsenstein-- (photo can be found at: http://tinyurl.com/kstawmt)

Jewish Pilots—Heros of the Soviet Union; distinguished themselves in the battles for the Crimea and Sevastopol

Polina Gelman--
Boris Rivkin—Commander of a fighter squadron
Kordonsky Schick—Navigator of mine and torped regiment
Boris Rivkin—Commander of a fighter squadron
Boris Levin—Commander of the assault group, member of Combat for the Liberation of the Crimea

Others
Boris Fine—Lt. Colonel, Head of coastal defense artillery
Julius Neumark—
Kangun Simon Isaakovich—
Peter Rabinowitz