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externalZelensky: Sergeant Inna Derusova first woman to be awarded the Hero of Ukraine title posthumously.

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by The Kyiv Independent news deskMarch 13, 2022 2:27 am

A field medic, she was killed during an artillery attack on Okhtyrka on Feb. 24, the first day of Russia's invasion. She saved more than 10 soldiers that day.

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