Kapitan Ivan Nikolaevich Videnkin
Ivan Videnkin was born in 1915.
In December 1941, he was posted to 482 IAP, which was equipped with Polikarpov I-153s.
On 19 July 1942, he claimed a shared Ju 88 over Bataysk.
He left 482 IAP in September 1942.
Between July and October 1943, he served in 821 IAP, which was equipped with Spitfires.
When he left 821 IAP in October 1943, he was posted to 494 IAP, which was equipped with Airacobras.
On 19 February, he claimed an Fw 190 destroyed before he was reported as missing.
At the time of his death, Videnkin was credited with 1 shared biplane victory and a total of 6.
During the war, he was decorated with two Order of the Red Banner.
|Kill no.||Date||Time||Number||Type||Result||Plane type||Serial no.||Locality||Unit|
|19/07/42||1/8||Ju 88||Shared destroyed||I-153||Bataysk||482 IAP|
|08/08/43||1/2||Bf 109||Shared destroyed||Spitfire||821 IAP|
|1||30/06/44||1||Fw 190||Destroyed||Airacobra||494 IAP|
|2||21/09/44||1||Fw 190||Destroyed||Airacobra||494 IAP|
|3||18/11/44||1||Fw 190||Destroyed||Airacobra||494 IAP|
|4||29/12/44||1||Fw 190||Destroyed||Airacobra||494 IAP|
|5||29/12/44||1||Fw 190||Destroyed||Airacobra||494 IAP|
|6||19/02/45||1||Fw 190||Destroyed||Airacobra||494 IAP|
Biplane victories: 1 shared destroyed.
TOTAL: 6 and 2 shared destroyed.
All aces of Stalin 1936–1953 – Mikhail Bykov, 2014