19-year-old Mikhail Alexandrovich Shutyy at the Syzran Pyrotechnic School. Subsequently, he served in the 83rd Guards Rifle Regiment of the 27th Guards Rifle Division of the 8th Guards Army.
Mikhail Aleksandrovich Shutyy – Commander of the platoon of guns OB-25, since the spring of 1945 – commander of a battery of 45-mm anti-tank guns.
Source: family archive A.M. Shutyy
Location: Syzran, USSR
Picture Time: January 15, 1943