Nikolai Ivanovich Kulik (rightmost, on the arm is a tattoo – the heart), was born on May 9, 1924 in the town of Lebedin, Sumy Region (Ukraine). He fought since 1943, liberated his hometown Lebedin, Hungary, Austria.
Sergeant-Major of the Red Army Nikolai Kulik finished military service in Romania in 1946.
He was a signalman, awarded the medals “For Courage”, “For Military Merit”, “For the liberation of Budapest”, the Order of the Patriotic War. He died in 1997.
Photo courtesy of Nikolai Kulik’s grandson – Valery Kulik.
Date: November 1946