Female Sniper Nina Alexeyevna Lobkovskaya

Female Sniper Nina Alexeyevna Lobkovskaya

Nina Alexeyevna Lobkovskaya

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(Russian: Нина Алексеевна Лобковская)

(born c. 1925) served as a sniper for the Red Army of the Soviet Union during World War II attaining the rank of Lieutenant.

Early life
She was born the eldest of five children in Siberia. Her family moved to Tajikistan following the ill health of her father Alexei who had enlisted in the Red Army in 1942 before being killed in the battle for Voronezh in October of the same year.

Training and service
Lobkovskaya was one of 300 women sent to Veshnyaki to train as snipers.

From February 1945 until the end of the war, Lobkovskaya commanded a company of female snipers who eventually participated in the Battle of Berlin.

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Female Russian Snipers

Sure killed thousands of Nazi's. Helping to defeat Hitlers war machine.

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