Leitenant Pavel Petrovich Brzhestovsky
1916 – 25 December 1941
Pavel Brzhestovsky was born in 1916.
In July 1941, Leitenant Brzhestovsky served in 13 IAP flying Polikarpov I-153s in the Mstislavl region.
Later, the unit was re-equipped with Yak-1s and transferred to the Crimean Front.
Leitenant Brzhestovsky was killed during a combat mission on 25 December 1941.
At the time of his death, Brzhestovsky was credited with 1 biplane victory and a total of 2.
|Kill no.||Date||Time||Number||Type||Result||Plane type||Serial no.||Locality||Unit|
|1||15/07/41||1||Bf 109||Destroyed||I-153||13 IAP|
|17/07/41||1/?||Ju 88||Shared destroyed||I-153||13 IAP|
|2||24/10/41||1||Bf 109||Destroyed||Yak-1||13 IAP|
Biplane victories: 1 and 1 shared destroyed.
TOTAL: 2 and 1 shared destroyed.
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