Mayor Aleksandr Semenovich Nikolayev
Aleksandr Nikolayev was born in 1910.
He graduated from flight school at Borisoglebskaya in 1931.
On 25 May 1936, he received a ”honorary” badge.
Kapitan Nikolayev took part in the Nomonhan Incident against Japan where he flew I-153s in 22 IAP between August and September 1939.
On 21 August 1939, kaptain Nikolayev claimed one Ki-27 destroyed, one shared with another pilot and a third ”in group”.
He received the Order of the Red Banner on 17 November 1939.
From August 1942, mayor Nikolayev served in 845 IAP, flying Yak-7s.
Between 30 April 1943 and 16 June 1944, he worked as a test pilot in the repair department of the engineering and aviation service of 14 VA.
On 3 November 1944, he was decorated with the Order of the Red Star.
Nikolayev ended the war with 3 biplane victories.
|Kill no.||Date||Time||Number||Type||Result||Plane type||Serial no.||Locality||Unit|
|21/08/39||1/?||Ki-27||Shared destroyed||I-153||Nomonhan||22 IAP|
|21/08/39||1/2||Ki-27||Shared destroyed||I-153||Nomonhan||22 IAP|
Biplane victories: 3 and 2 shared destroyed.
TOTAL: 3 and 2 shared destroyed.
All aces of Stalin 1936-1953 – Mikhail Bykov, 2014
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