Lyudmila Pavlichenko

Lyudmila Mikhailovna Pavlichenko[a] (née Belova; 12 Julie 1916 – 10 October 1974) wis a Soviet sniper in the Reid Airmy in Warld War II,[1] creditit wi 309 kills. She is regairdit as ane o the tap militar snipers o aw time[2] an the maist successfu female sniper in history.[3][4]

Lyudmila Mikhailovna Pavlichenko
Людми́ла Миха́йловна Павличе́нко
Lyudmila Pavlichenko portrait.jpg
Birth nameLyudmila Mikhailovna Belova
Elk-nameLeddy Daith
Born12 Julie 1916(1916-07-12)
Bila Tserkva, Roushie Empire (nou Ukraine)
Dee'd27 October 1974(1974-10-27) (aged 58)
Moscow, Soviet Union
Allegiance Soviet Union
Service/branch Reid Airmy
Years o service1941–1953
RankMajor
Unit25t Rifle Diveesion
Battles/warsWarld War II
AwairdsHero o the Soviet Union
Order o Lenin Order o Lenin Template:Medal "For Battle Merit" Template:Medal "For the Defence of Odessa"
Template:Medal For the Defence of Sevastopol Template:Medal "For the Victory over Germany in the Great Patriotic War 1941–1945"
Ither wirkSoviet Committee o the Veterans o War

NotesEedit

  1. Roushie: Людми́ла Миха́йловна Павличе́нко; Ukrainian: Людмила Михайлівна Павличенко, romanised: Lyudmyla Mykhailivna Pavlychenko

ReferencesEedit

  1. Laws. "Secret Entertainment Today". secretentertainmenttoday.blogspot.de.
  2. The 10 deadliest snipers of all time, Business Insider (September 8, 2015)
  3. Lady Sniper, TIME Magazine (Monday, 28 September 1942)
  4. Pat Farey; Mark Spicer (5 Mey 2009). Sniping: An Illustrated History. MBI Publishing Company. p. 129. ISBN 978-0-7603-3717-2. Retrieved 18 Mairch 2011.