Mohammad Khorshid Kalaei

Mohammad Khorshid Kalaei was born in Mohammadabad, a village in Gorgan Province on April 22, 1967. His father was a farmer and his mother was householder. He had studied up to High school, but due to poor economic conditions could not continue his education and turned to driver job to support himself and his family. After the victory of the revolution, Mohammad joined Basij Volunteer forces and went to the war zones to fight against the Iraqi invaders and terrorist groups operating in Western borders of Iran. On July 05, 1985, during a battle with the terrorists (so called Anti-Revolutionaries) Khorshid Kalaei was shot and killed. His sepulcher is in the Martyrs’ graveyard of Gorgan.