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|About 700 thousand people were conscripted into the active army from the republic. Almost 350 thousand of them died defending the freedom and independence of our Motherland. More than 100 thousand natives of Tatarstan were awarded orders and medals for their heroism and selflessness shown on the fronts of the Great Patriotic War. Of these, 186 were awarded the highest distinction-the Gold Star of the Hero of the Soviet Union. 46 people became full holders of the Order of "Glory"|