Group photo of the personnel of the 51st mine and torpedo regiment of the Red Army

51st mine and torpedo regiment

Group photo of the personnel of the 51st mine torpedo aviation regiment of the Red Army Air Force (51st Tallinn Red Banner Orders of Ushakov II degree and Nakhimov I degree aviation regiment of the Red Banner Baltic Fleet). Airfield Kolberg.

The 51st mine torpedo air regiment was formed in June 1944 and became part of the 8th mine torpedo air division of the Red Banner Baltic Fleet of the USSR. The regiment was armed with American-made A-20G Boston aircraft. During the period of hostilities, the pilots of the regiment destroyed 117 warships and transport ships of the enemy.




Location: Kohlberg, Germany
Photo Time: May 1945

In : 1945

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