Soviet Russian WWII Hero of Soviet Union Star Medal. All original, suspension, connecting ring, etc. Original silver suspension nut is present. Good vintage condition on a star, despite some trivial dinks and scratches due to normal wear.Awarded by decree of Feb. 21, 1945, to Colonel (Captain at the time of awarding) Nevsky N. Commander of a detachment of 940th artillery regiment, 370th rifle division, 69th Army, 1st Belorussian front, for his skillful command and successful cover fire during crossing of Visla river. During his artillery attacks, dozens of enemy's strongholds and nests were destroyed. Wounded, he continued to command his detachment, and didn't leave the battlefield.. The item "Soviet Russian WWII Hero of Soviet Union Star Medal #4701" is in sale since Thursday, January 21, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Russia\Medals, Pins & Ribbons". The seller is "medalsmarket" and is located in Cleveland, Ohio. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, China, Germany, Japan, United Kingdom, France, Australia.