Kapitan Sergei Pavlovich Putyakov
Sergei Putyakov was serving with the 29 IAP in June 1941. The unit was at this time flying I-153s.
On 5 August, he claimed a Bf 109E.
Next day, he claimed another enemy aircraft.
Up to 10 August he claimed three victories while flying biplanes.
He was then posted to the 127 IAP, flying I-16s on the Leningrad front.
On 27 September, he claimed a Ju 88 in the Leningrad area.
He claimed a Bf 109 on 13 October.
In October 1941 he was promoted to Kapitan.
During the war he was decorated with the Order of the Red Banner.
Putyakov ended the war with 3 biplane victories and a total of 5.
|Kill no.||Date||Time||Number||Type||Result||Plane type||Serial no.||Locality||Unit|
|1||05/08/41||1||Bf 109E||Destroyed||I-153||29 IAP|
|2||06/08/41||1||Enemy aircraft||Destroyed||I-153||29 IAP|
|3||??/??/41||1||Enemy aircraft||Destroyed||I-153||29 IAP|
|4||27/09/41||1||Ju 88||Destroyed||I-16||Leningrad||127 IAP|
|5||13/10/41||1||Bf 109||Destroyed||I-16||127 IAP|
Biplane victories: 3 destroyed.
TOTAL: 5 destroyed.
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Additional information kindly provided by Ondrej Repka.