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Awarded Czechoslovaks units and soldiers in USSR
Order of Alexander Nevsky
Established: 29.07.1942 by Decree of the Presidium of the USSR Supreme Soviet.
Awarded to: to division, brigade, regiment, battalion, company, and platoon commanders for personal and skillful command of their units in action.

Awarded Czechoslovak units: 1
[05/1945] 3rd Czechoslovak independent brigade - liberation of city Žilina

First awarded Czechoslovak in USSR:
probably the first awarded was commander of the 1st company of tank brigade lieutenant Ondík, whose tank was the first and only one to reach Wilchwy and to compele Germans to leave village without struggle.
Awarded Czechoslovaks: 3
[10.08.1945] 3 members of the 1st Czechoslovak army corps: Háša Imrich, Ondík Andrej, Petras Sergej
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