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In the garrison of Severodvinsk, where the White Sea naval base of the Northern Fleet (SF) is located, solemn events were held dedicated to the 95th anniversary of the participant of the Great Patriotic War and honorary citizen of Severodvinsk Sergei Nikolaevich Tabanin.

At the age of 17, he volunteered for the front. He served as a sonar on a submarine of the Northern Fleet, took part in military campaigns, and accompanied allied convoys. After military service, he worked in the city of Arkhangelsk in leading positions in the internal affairs bodies and in the party committee. He went on a well-deserved retirement with the rank of police colonel.

Sergei Nikolaevich was awarded the Orders of the Patriotic War of the II degree and the “Badge of Honor”, medals “For Victory over Germany” and “For the Defense of the Arctic Circle” and others. Among the awards of the veteran – the medal “For the escort of allied convoys”, presented to him on behalf of the Queen of Great Britain.

On the occasion of the hero of the day congratulated: the commander of the Belomorsk naval base Rear Admiral Oleg Zverev and the head of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs for the Arkhangelsk region Police Major General Alexander Pryadko, the head of the city of Severodvinsk Igor Skubenko and other officials.

The hero of the day thanked everyone for the gifts, congratulations and expressed the hope that all good wishes will come true. Moreover, the reason to meet again will be in November, when the Tabanins will celebrate a round date – 65 years from the date of their wedding.

A concert was organized for Sergei Nikolaevich and Nadezhda Mikhailovna Tabanin, their relatives and neighbors right in the courtyard of their house, in which the pop ensemble of the White Sea naval base “Northern Lights” Cossack freemen “.

As a token of gratitude from all residents of Pomorie, a memorial plaque was installed on the facade of the house where the veteran lives.

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