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Awarding the Order of Courage for rescuing children

August 10, 2010

Dmitry Medvedev awarded the Order of Courage to Vitaly Morozov (posthumously) and Tatyana Demina for rescuing children in the Azov Sea.

The Order has been awarded for courage and selflessness while rescuing children from drowning.

Vitaly Morozov, a sports teacher, drowned while rescuing children in a tragic accident in the Azov Sea. Tatyana Demina lost her daughter while saving two children.

August 10, 2010