Biplane fighter aces

Soviet Union

Starshii Leitenant Adam Danilovich Amkoladze

1918 – 17 March 1943

Adam Amkoladze was born in 1918.

In June 1941, he served in 153 IAP, flying Polikarpov I-153s.

In the spring of 1942, the 153 IAP was re-equipped with P-39 Airacobras and arrived at Voronezh airfield on 29 June 1942.

On 21 November 1942, 153 IAP became 28 GIAP.

Amkoladze was killed in air combat on 17 March 1943.

At the time of his death, Amkoladze was credited with 1 biplane victory and a total of 5.

During the war, Amkoladze had been decorated with the Order of the Red Star.

Claims:
Kill no. Date Time Number Type Result Plane type Serial no. Locality Unit
  1941                
1 09/07/41   1 Bf 109 Destroyed I-153     153 IAP
  1942                
2 02/07/42   1 Bf 109 Destroyed Airacobra     153 IAP
3 04/07/42   1 Bf 109 Destroyed Airacobra   Vjaznovatovka area 153 IAP
  1943                
4 23/02/43   1 Fw 189 Destroyed Airacobra     28 GIAP
5 16/03/43   1 Fw 190 Destroyed Airacobra     28 GIAP

Biplane victories: 1 destroyed.
TOTAL: 5 destroyed.

Sources:
All aces of Stalin 1936–1953 – Mikhail Bykov, 2014
Soviet Aces 1936-1953




Last modified 20 June 2017