The Chernobyl nuclear power station disaster occurred on April 26, 1986. The tragedy immediately killed dozens and scarred the lives of thousands of people. But 10 days after the initial explosion, officials found out a much dangerous situation was about to unfold, one which could lead to loss of millions of lives and making Europe uninhabitable-the possibility of nuclear steam explosions.The only thing left to forego this situation was to release a critical pressure valve and only one person knew of its location.
Alexei Ananenko, one of the plant engineers who knew the location of the valve along with fellow engineer Valeri Bezpalov and shift supervisor Boris Baranov were asked to undertake a suicide mission and they did just that
The 3 Bravehearts died 3 weeks later due to severe radiation poisoning and buried in lead coffins. CHWC#7