Leytenant Yakov Sergeyevich Golishnikov
1920 – 14 July 1943
Yakov Golishnikov was born in 1920.
Mladshiy leytenant Yakov Golishnikov was posted to 347 IAP in January 1942, flying I-153s on the North Caucasus Front.
In August, he was posted to 482 IAP on the Transcaucasian Front. This unit was also equipped with I-153s.
On 6 September 1942, he was decorated with the Order of the Red Banner.
Golishnikov was killed on 14 July 1943, when he didn’t return from a combat mission.
At the time of his death, Golishnikov was credited with 3 biplane victories.
In some sources, his name is given as Galishnikov.
|Kill no.||Date||Time||Number||Type||Result||Plane type||Serial no.||Locality||Unit|
|1||02/07/42||1||Ju 88||Destroyed||I-153||North Caucasus Front||347 IAP|
|2||25/08/42||1||Bf 110||Destroyed||I-153||Transcaucasian Front||482 IAP|
|3||??/09/42 (a)||1||Bf 109||Destroyed||I-153||Transcaucasian Front||482 IAP|
|??/09/42 (a)||1/?||Bf 110||Shared destroyed||I-153||Transcaucasian Front||482 IAP|
|??/09/42 (a)||1/?||Bf 109||Shared destroyed||I-153||Transcaucasian Front||482 IAP|
Biplane victories: 3 and 2 shared destroyed.
TOTAL: 3 and 2 shared destroyed.
(a) Probably claimed before 16 September 1942 because on this date 482 IAP was withdrawn from combat to retrain on LaGG-3s.
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