When all was ready for the offensive, said Vasilevsky, Supreme Commander Stalin got panicky letter commander of the 4th Mechanized Corps VT Volsky, I assure you that not everything is taken into account, so the counter-offensive is doomed to failure. JV Stalin has not dismissed the warnings. From the front, it was urgently summoned Vasilevsky, who confidently assured that the offensive prepared well, vouches for the success of the operation. Upon learning that the 4th Mechanized Corps brilliantly carried out the task, Stalin asked Vasilevsky pass LT Volsky his gratitude award on his behalf and say that other honors him and others - to come. According to Alexander Mikhailovich, courageous, fighting general was shocked by this, I wept like a child.