Guard Captain in front of Yakovlev Yak-9

Guard Captain in front of Yakovlev Yak-9

Here we see a Soviet pilot and Captain of the Guards being congratulated for another success in combat. The aircraft behind them is probably a Yakovlev YaK-9, which had that sort of gap around the gun in the nose.

How to cite this article: Rickard, J (22 January 2021), Guard Captain in front of Yakovlev Yak-9 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_yak_9_guard_captain.html

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