Military | Major | Fighter Pilot-1055 single engine | 20th Fighter Group
Flight Leader 77th FS 20th FG 4 kills (1 air + 3 ground) 307:45 combat hours. Flew F-80Cs in Korea with the 16th FIS KIA Nov. 1, 1950. Shot down by MIG-15 flown by Lt Semyon Jominich. Sadly the first USSR jet-to-jet aerial kill.