(Soviet fughter pilot. He took part in Great Patriotic War, Korean War 1950-1953.)
(Pe-2 pilot. He took part in Great Patriotic War.)
(Took part in the war with Yemen, 1966-1967, wars with Israel in 1969-1970 and 1973.)
(Took part in World War 2. He flew F-4/F-5 lightning reconnaissance aircraft in Burma
1944. Later General Motors Overseas Corporation and Cessna pilot.)
(Took part in Vietnam war, 1970. Later FedEx pilot.)
(Aircraft mechanic served with USAF during WWII)
Bakhaev StepanMaterials sent by: Mikhail Zhirokhov (with permition of pilot's relatives)
Soviet fighter pilot. He flew with 515th IAP since 1943. He claimed 12 victories (+3 in group).
After the war he flew with 523th IAP, 303th IAD during Korean War. He scored 11 victories (+1 in group), including B-29 bombers. On 13th Noveber 1951 he was reward with Hero of the Soviet Union. Since 1959 he in stock. Stepan Bakhaev dead on 5th July 1995.
|Pilots of 515th IAP. Germany, 1945. Stepan Bakhaev - first from the left. Probably at the background Yak-9 fighter.|
|Stepan Bakhaev during Korean War, 1951.|
|Heroes of Korean War at meeting in 1954. I know only two names - first from the left - S.Bakhaev, next - D.Samoilov.|
Last update: 05/08/2013