Outstanding persons (26-30) | About Kobrin | Tourist Kobrin

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Schukin Lev Kirillovich

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L. K. Schukin was born on October 29, 1923 in Noginsk the Moscow region in the employee's family. Soon the family moved to Krasnodar. In 1939 it came to aero club. In June, 1941 Lev Schukin ends 1 O classes, aero club and receives the direction in the Odessa military aviation school. In a month Germans and Romanians were already near Odessa, and carried cadets at first to Tbilisi, then to Stalingrad and then to Central Asia. Problems with fuel which sharply was required to the front began, and cadets to a bigger measure were engaged in the theory, than practice. Only in the middle of 1942 regular flights on UT-2, UTI-4, I-16 began.

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Balbina Svitich-Vidatskaya

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On March 31, 1901, in Mogilev, in Nicodemus and Maria Konarskikh's family the girl was born. Parents, for certain people devout, named her Balbina, in honor of the early Christian martyr on whom memory is made this day. Well, as you will call the ship, so it also will float. Spring – both year, and a new century. There is a lot of optimistic hopes and aspirations, not only in Konarsky' family. Expectation something new and fine soared in air, perhaps, of the whole world. And there was everything as before – troubles and tragedies fell one by one. Three years old the girl lost suddenly mother and the father.

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Witold Turkevich

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He was born on February 26, 1926. Soon the family moved to Drogichin where there passed his childhood. In Drogichin Witold went to school at the Catholic monastery. However, as well as all generation to which it belonged did not happen to study up – World War II began. She found it on vacation in camp for scouts near Lublin. Thirteen years old Witold became guerrillas. The group into which it entered was engaged in elimination of the German police posts, release of prisoners, collecting prospecting information on movements of the German transport on the East on the railroad.

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Nikolay Piskanovsky

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Both the father, and the grandfather of the lake of Nikolay were priests. He was born on May 1 (the Art. of style) 1887. His father, the archpriest Jehoiakim Piskanovsky served in church of the village Zbirogi, near. of station of Zhabink of the Grodno province, in 15 km from Brest-Litovska (present Brest). Nikolay had two more brothers and four sisters. As well as it is necessary to the son of the priest, he comes to a theological seminary. After the termination Brest - the Lithuanian seminary in 1909 it is determined by the psalm reader in Strigovsky church, near the city of Kobrin. Greeting cards of the lake of Jehoiakim of that period are addressed to "its nobleness, the strigovsky psalm reader Nikolay Piskanovsky".

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Anthony Kotovich

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Anthony Petrovich Kotovich was born on June 9, 1881 in the village of Vezhka that in Kobrin district, in a family of hereditary priests. About this settlement there is a written mention dated 1597. Already then in the village there were two streets – Motyasovskaya and Pestenetskaya. Nearby in the landowner estate: brewery, ledovnya, svironka, bath, brovar. In the master's house not clay, but tiled furnaces. And the first mention of the Vezhkovsky Orthodox church is dated 1668 when the Polish hetman Jan Sobessky approved the Charter of Vezhkovsky Church of the Assumption. In later time it is known that since 1868 Pyotr Kotovich, future was a prior of this temple...