These are some photos of those whom the Russians should be thankful to for the year of 1945 and the peace time they're living in right now.
Major Ludmila M. Pavlichenko.
'Gentlemen, I'm 25 and I've destroyed 309 German soldiers. Don't you think, gentlemen, that you've been hiding behind my back for too long?' Chicago, 1942.
Senior Lieutenant Konstantin F. Olshansky.
Since March, 26th till March 28th, 1944, he had been the leader of a landing force which consisted of 68 Russian soldiers. Being encircled, they repulsed 18 attacks, destroying 2 tanks of the enemy and killing over 700 German officers.
Capitan Zinovy G. Kolobanov.
On August 19th, 1941 near the city of Krasnogvardeysk, a tank company under his command, destroyed 43 German tanks; 22 of them were destroyed by his own crew.