On June 27, the Romanian-German troops were still trying to cross the USSR state border along the Prut, but all their attempts were stopped. The Soviet armies took up defenses along the river, preventing the enemy from crossing it. German-Romanian troops lost 8,000 people in the fighting on the border. For courage and bravery shown in battles on the territory of the MSSR border guards I.D.Buzytskov, K.F.Vetchinkin, A.K. Konstantinov, V.F. Mikhalkov, A.V. Ryzhikov, soldiers of the Red Army V.V. Anisimov, M. P. Galkin, A. G. Karmanov, N. L. Kudryavtsev, Kurban Durdy, A. V. Lapshov, A. A. Morozov, D. R. Ovcharenko were awarded the title of Hero of the Soviet Union.