General Azi Aslanov was born at 1910 in southern city of
Lenkoran in Azerbaijan. From the first day of World War 2 he found himself
fighting with invading nazi forces in Ukraine.Tank brigade under his
commadership run from Stalingrad through Borisovo, Vileyka, and Minsk to Vilnus
and Riga. On 24 of January 1945 he met his death during new operation bringing
freedom to people of occupied Baltic Republics. In the memory of Azerbaijan
people his name has left forever as a hero who died in the name of freedom.