The history of our countries – mostly useless reading, written orders of the higher tops, where the facts and events deliberately distorted. One of the most effective ways of managing people – the substitution of their history, the destruction of the memory of these heroes and feats performed by them, because the less people in the sight of the ideals of morality, the faster they "oskotinitsya".
True story, you can try to find in archaeological excavations, secretly encrypted and protected by the state documents as well as memoirs and recollections of those people who are directly involved in a particular event. Therefore, the facts and figures we will not believe in the word – see the main "grain" of the historical formation of the Russian nation, and it is manifested in the fact that the nation was saved by the heroes a strong spirit and will, a selfless and devoted to the Motherland to the end.
Today we honor and reverence remember 10 the heroic deeds committed by our soldiers during the First World war.
10. Kuzma Kryuchkov
Brave Russian Cossacks were hiding in ambush, and then they headed a detachment of Germans. Brave people waited until the enemy comes to the distance a rifle volley, and opened fire. The enemy soldiers decided to retreat, but Kuzma Kryuchkov gave them just so to get away he jumped on the horse, caught up with the Germans and started to wield in the crowd with his sword. Unfortunately, due to the wound up he couldn't open to enemy fire, so I continued to cut the selected peaks and a sword. In this battle Hooks was shot and killed 24 Germans, including officers, thus he received 16 wounds. Even horse Kuzma does not pay – body counted more than a dozen wounds. After the heroic battles of a brave Cossack was the first in Russia was awarded the George cross.
9. Russian do not surrender
This truth is at the hearing, even modern Russians, only are we ready for such heroism, that a small detachment of the commander of the infantry regiment Varaksina. When in 1916 the soldiers surrounded in the village Lynivka, they settled in the trenches, preparing for the defense, despite the fact that the enemy greatly outnumbered force. The famous phrase "Russian do not surrender!" sounded in response to the suggestion of the enemy to surrender. The squad fought to the last bullet, and then Lieutenant Calvert, with a bayonet obstacle to the penetration of the Germans in the trench. Unfortunately, the defenders of the people have fallen after heavy fire, losing a trench to the enemy. But the courage of the Russians so infuriated the enemy, that they raised on bayonets already lifeless body of their commander.
8. The feat of a sailor
Russian proved his skills both on land and in water space. Sailor Peter Semenishev, simple modest peasant who was drafted into the army since the war began. The guy acted as a sailor and electrician on the Baltic ships. In the winter of 1914, his group was entrusted with the clearance of the fairway on the Vistula. In the process of execution of works mine flew out of its holder and began to move downstream, raising the risk of explosion of the ship. Brave sailor jumped into the cold water and began to tow mine to the land, for which he later received the George cross. By the way, Semenishev and further showed himself as a real hero. In one melee, he was forced to flee eight Austrian soldiers, while himself was wounded 11 times.
7. Ramming Nesterov
Pyotr Nesterov, a Russian officer, in the fall of 1914 he rammed an Austrian plane. Eventually crashed both aircraft, the pilots were killed, also "taking" a life enemy Baron Rosenthal. Recall that at that time the aircraft has not yet installed the machine guns, so, unfortunately, the only method of eliminating enemy vehicles was a direct RAM.
6. Carried the commander's body
In the spring of 1916 the ordinary Hook was involved in a bloody battle with the Germans in the village video. The number of Russian forces take positions that led to the death in the battle captain, whose body lay between the warring parties. Under heavy cross-fire, the brave soldier reached the body of the commander and returned to his position. He thereby prevented the desecration of the body by the enemy and helped to bury officer with all provisions of the honor. It turns out, risk their lives not only for the sake of living, but also for the memory of worthy and courageous people.
5. Feat Treasurer
Non-military people are also able to exploits and sacrifice, and proved that the city Treasurer falcons. The town of Kalisz was occupied by hostile troops of the Germans and the Prussian lancers. It was time to leave government representatives and local officials, leaving the defenseless inhabitants experience the hardships of military life during the occupation. Prior to the entry of the enemy in the town of Sokolov has destroyed all Treasury notes, for which he was executed in August 2014
4. Attack of the dead
Not far from Bialystok, German troops stubbornly besieged the fortress Osovets, which has twice resisted his assault. And in July 1915, the enemy has decided to do another third assault, which again failed, – a brave Russian garrison are well kept and the defense. And then the next month the Germans had extended to the positions of our military poison gas of such volume, which was to destroy all the defenders cleaned. What was the surprise of the enemy, when, in response to the assault on them went 60 barely alive, coughing blood, the soldiers who fast-forwarded through the head assistant of rags. Because of the courage and fortitude of the Russians, the Germans retreated without taking the fortress. However 2 weeks later soldiers were forced to leave the area as it lost its strategic importance.
I will change the list of brave men and a woman – a real nurse Rimma Ivanova, who received the Order of St. George. The girl came to the front from the start and in battle took from the field a wounded Colonel. For the entire period fragile girl rescued from the field about six hundred officers and ordinary soldiers. In the autumn of 1915 the regiment fought with the enemy. In an unequal confrontation killed 2 commander that led to the fall of team spirit soldiers and the subsequent retreat. Bold Rimma independently organized soldiers and motivated them to attack, which allowed us to recapture the occupied enemy positions. From the received wounds the girl has died on hands of the soldiers, Malva the last time: "God save Russia".
2. Brusilovsky breakthrough
In the spring and summer of 1916 was held competent offensive under the leadership of captain Brusilov. He understood that the defense of the enemy well fortified, but still decided on the offensive, using tactics of simultaneous attacks. Puzzled the Germans only guess which of them is primary. Thus the army of Brusilov managed to break through the defense in 4 places, got hold of the prisoner about 100 thousand enemy soldiers in just 3 days. During the summer the advance continued, which allowed to win a huge territory up to the Carpathians price loss of half a million of our soldiers. But the loss of the enemy was 3 times more.
1. Russian soldier
In the winter of 1915 Kolya Popov was voluntarily enrolled in Petrovsky regiment, presenting the specific skills of intelligence and knowledge of different languages. He with a companion were assigned the order to get into the German trenches and mine. When the execution of the operation of a comrade was killed, and Popov independently executed orders, for which he was awarded the George cross. Seemingly ordinary military feats, which were many during this period. Here it was only later revealed that the scout Kohl's – this girl Kiera Bashkirova, who voluntarily ran away from home to the front.
Are modern men and women selflessly with the whole breadth of soul to stand up for mother Russia? Our Stars, heroes and teachers should not be forgotten in centuries, because only thanks to their courage and resourcefulness we still live in peace in their native land.