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Yakovlev Yak-1b side view

Yakovlev Yak-1b

Yakovlev Yak-1b given by collective farmer F.P. Golovaty to pilot B.N. Yeryomin in December 1942. The plane was diplayed this way in Kirov Square in Saratov in summer 1944

Yakovlev Yak-1b side view

Yakovlev Yak-1b

Yakovlev Yak-1b - the very first of the gift Yak-1b aircraft (No. 34104). It was given to Hero of the Soviet Union Maj. V.I. Shishkin, officer commanding the 291st IAP (other sources state it was the 581st IAP). Its side number remains unknown, though most probably it existed

Yakovlev Yak-1b side view

Yakovlev Yak-1b

Yakovlev Yak-1b “17 Red”. Normandie Squadron, Ivanovo, January 1943. The prop spinner can also be painted black