Kapitan Mikhail Stepanov Korneyev
|??/??/??||Order of the Red Banner|
|??/??/??||Order of Aleksandr Nevsky|
|??/??/??||Order of the Patriotic War, 2nd Class|
|??/??/??||Order of the Red Star|
Mikhail Korneyev was born in 1918.
Leitenant Korneyev was posted to 977 IAP in January 1943. With this unit he flew Polikarpov I-153s.
He left 977 IAP in March 1943 and in August 1943, he was posted to 161 IAP. With this unit he flew La-5s.
In November 1944, he left 161 IAP and was posted to 927 IAP where he continued to fly La-5s until the end of the war.
Kapitan Konrneyev ended the war with 1 biplane victory and a total of 8.
|Kill no.||Date||Time||Number||Type||Result||Plane type||Serial no.||Locality||Unit|
|1||13/02/43||1||Bf 109||Destroyed||I-153||SE Il'skaya||977 IAP|
|2||22/08/43||1||Ju 88||Destroyed||La-5||Dolgen'kaya||161 IAP|
|3||23/08/43||1||Bf 109||Destroyed||La-5||Dolgen'kaya||161 IAP|
|4||24/08/43||1||FW 190||Destroyed||La-5||Taranovka||161 IAP|
|5||25/09/43||1||Bf 109||Destroyed||La-5||Okhotcheye||161 IAP|
|6||27/07/44||1||Bf 109||Destroyed||La-5||Sandi||161 IAP|
|7||05/09/44||1||FW 190||Destroyed||La-5||Tartu||161 IAP|
|8||13/04/45||1||FW 190||Destroyed||La-5||East Prussia||927 IAP|
Biplane victories: 1 destroyed.
TOTAL: 8 destroyed.
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