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In Turinsk, Sverdlovsk region, a shooting tournament “Excellent shooter” was held, dedicated to the birthday of the Hero of the Soviet Union Ya.I. Vatomova. Young soldiers took part in it.

The tournament began with an online quiz, which was dedicated to the biography and feat of the famous fellow countryman. Then the schoolchildren performed an incomplete assembly and disassembly of the AK-74, and then carried out practical shooting from different positions.

At the end of the tournament, the distinguished youth soldiers were awarded certificates of honor, cups and valuable prizes.

For reference:

Yakov Iosifovich Vatomov (1918-1941) – with the rank of sergeant of the Workers ‘and Peasants’ Red Army, commanded a reconnaissance company of the 212nd airborne brigade of the 37th Army of the Southwestern Front., Participant in the battles on Khalkhin Gol and the Great Patriotic War, Hero Soviet Union (1941).

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