La-5 fighter from the squadron “Valery Chkalov”

La-5 fighter


Soviet pilots near the La-5 fighter No. 60 from the twice-hero of the USSR E.Ya. Savitsky from the squadron “Valery Chkalov” from the 159th Fighter Aviation Regiment, built on the money of the working people of the Gorky Region.
In the background is a Yak-6 transport aircraft.

 

 

 

 

Place of photo: Kuban
Date of the photo: May 1943

In : 1943

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