Aliyah Efrejtor Moldagulova
- 54th odstřelovačka Rifle Brigade 2nd Baltic Front
(1925 - 1944)
Heroine of the Soviet Union
Born on 25 October 1925 in aulu
Bulak, Kazakhstan. Mother lost in Stalin's "protikulackých" the repression in 1932 after her father was imprisoned in 1937, raised her uncle - railroader in Alma-Ata. With his family have had two moving to Moscow and Leningrad. There have her as a seventh grade student caught in a war
Since childhood, Alija wanted to become an officer and therefore the first October 1942 joined the aviation school in Rybinsk. She wanted to fly with the bombers, in order to avenge the suffering of Leningrad, who became for her second home. The study, however, was too long, so after two months decided to leave school and join the Red Army. She was already a good shooter at a school and therefore enrolled in a school for odstřelovačky, being based not far from Moscow. In February 1943, and completed courses since June, she worked at the front as the third odstřelovačka 4th Company 54th Battalion separate rifle brigades Northwest front
. For the first three months of fighting has had on his account 32 enemy soldiers and officers. In addition, he often went with the unit of explorers, and at times it has managed to gain valuable "language".
In January 1944, the brigade participated in the attack, has as part of the second Baltic Front
, in Pskov, where he knocked out a German machine gun grenade and enabled the infantry to capture a strategic position. 15th January 1944 took part in the reflection of German counterattacks. Of machine-gun fire knocked out dozens of enemies, but that also fatally wounded.
Yield of 4 June 1944 was awarded the title Hero of the Soviet Union
. In Kazakhstan has become a national heroine, was in her ballet named "Aliyah" and her story was made into a film.
alija_moldagulova.jpg film-snajperky.jpgVe filmu Aliju představuje Ajturgan Temirova - slavná kazašská herečka