Soviet Russian USSR Order of the Red Star with serial number in the 1-1.5 million range, awarded in 1945 for 15 years of long service in the NKVD to a. Captain of the NKVD in Ashgavat, Turkmenistan!
A Service Record for the recipient is available in the Russian MoD archives, presenting an opportunity for further research! The research supporting the identification of the recipient by award serial number is a redacted excerpt of an archival document apparently from a. That provides the following information. A list of award recipients, the names and serial numbers of the awards presented, and the serial numbers of the accompanying order/medal booklets.The awarding authority - both the body that authorized the award and the government official empowered to physically present the awards. To reiterate - the archival document is excerpted i. Snippets of pages from a multi-page file and redacted (award serial numbers for other recipients have been blurred out). Professional English translation available if requested before receipt of item. Archival portrait of the recipient (also in electronic format) is included.
As seen in the images! The serial number of the award is authentic and matches the serial number shown in the archival documents.
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Lots of excellent Soviet medals! Many additional high quality pieces available that are not yet listed. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Russia\Medals, Pins & Ribbons". The seller is "afredda" and is located in this country: US.This item can be shipped to United States, Japan, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Sweden, Belgium, France, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Norway, Republic of Croatia, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Iceland, Jersey, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Australia, South Korea, Israel, New Zealand.