Lot of 100 coins & 1 GRIVNA 2012. Established during the German-Soviet War by decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR of July 29, 1942, it was created to reward senior officers of the Red Army for skilful avoidance of enemy attacks and successful counter attacks. The Order of Kutuzov was established in three classes: 1st class, 2nd class, and 3rd class. General Ivan Galanin who distinguished himself during the Battle of Stalingrad became the first recipient of the Order 1st class. During World War II, 669 Orders of Kutuzov 1st class were awarded. The Order of Kutuzov 1st class was also awarded to Chelyabinsk Tractor Plant in 1945, to recognize the enormous contribution of its workers towards the defeat of Nazi Germany. The Order 2nd class was awarded to 3,325 corps, division, and brigade commanders. The Order 3rd class was awarded to regimental commanders, their chiefs of staff, battalion and company commanders and was only established on February 8, 1943. 3,328 3rd class orders were awarded. Following the 1991 dissolution of the USSR, the Order of Kutuzov was retained unchanged in both design and statute by decree of the Supreme Soviet of the Russian Federation No 2424-1 of March 2, 1992. The present Order was modified to its current design and award criteria by Presidential Decree 1099 of September 7, 2010 Material: metal, cold jewerly emanel Produced by R-Znak (Ukraine). Condition: New Comes with: Order. 5.00 Pounds UK. If you have any questions, please contact me first, simply leaving negative or neutral feedback can not solve the problem. The item “USSR Soviet Union Russian Military Collection Order of Kutuzov 3 class 1943-91″ is in sale since Monday, February 22, 2016. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\World War II (1939-1945)\Medals/ Ribbons”. The seller is “ukraine_sell” and is located in Europe. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Ukraine
- Country/ Organization: Russia
- Type: Medals & Ribbons
- Conflict: World War II (1939-1945)
- Clothing Type: Jackets
- Service: Army
- Era: 1914-1945