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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192532
Last updated: 21 November 2019
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Date:02-JAN-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic I16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Polikarpov I-16
Owner/operator:627 IAP VVS
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Il段nskoye -   Russia
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On 2 January 1942 Serzhant Mihail Alekseevich Retivyh of 627 IAP was killed when his I-16 was shot down by Flak 3 km from the fortified village of Il段nskoye, west of Moscow. In five days, 627 IAP lost 14 of its 15 I-16s, five being shot down and the other in accidents.

Sources:

http://allaces.ru/p/people.php?id=00000001683
http://allaces.ru/sssr/struct/p/iap627.php
http://www.eco-kovcheg.ru/ilinskie_rubezhi-23.html
http://www.maplandia.com/russia/moscovskaya-oblast/mozhayskiy-rayon/il-inskoye/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jan-2017 20:28 Laurent Rizzotti Added
03-Jan-2017 20:28 harro Updated [Aircraft type]

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