Biplane fighter aces

Soviet Union

Mayor Yachmenev

In June 1941, Yachmenev served as the commander of the 92 IAP. This unit was at the time based at an airfield near Brody.

On 22 June 1941, he flew five sorties during the day.
During these sorties, he claimed one Heinkel and one Messerschmitt before being wounded during the last sortie and taken to hospital.

Yachmenev ended the war with 2 biplane victories.

Kill no. Date Time Number Type Result Plane type Serial no. Locality Unit
1 22/06/41   1 Heinkel Destroyed I-153   Brody area 92 IAP
2 22/06/41   1 Messerschmitt Destroyed I-153   Brody area 92 IAP

Biplane victories: 2 destroyed.
TOTAL: 2 destroyed.

Triumf a tragedie - Milos Sedivy and Valerii Dymich, 2001 Svet kridel, ISBN-80-85280-70-1 kindly provided by Tomáš Polák

Last modified 18 May 2009