(30. 9. 1921 - 7. 11. 1989)
B Hur Andrew Egorovich - fighter. Born October 30, 1921 in Kursk in a working class family. Russian. Member of the CPSU since 1943. In 1936 he graduated from high school. In the Soviet Army from 1940. Graduated Chuguivska military aviation school pilots in 1940
H as the Great Patriotic War from December 1941. His combat path passed through Orel and Kursk, Gomel and Brest, Lvov and Warsaw, and ended near Berlin. He flew to intercept enemy aircraft, accompanied by our bombers in the enemy lines, carried out aerial reconnaissance.
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union commander of the 157 th Fighter Regiment (273rd Air Division istribitelnaya, . 6-th Fighter Air Corps, . 16-th Air Army, . Central Front) lieutenant Borovykh Andrew Yegorovich awarded on Aug. 24, 1943 over 341 successful combat missions and participated in 55 air battles, . in which he personally shot down 12 enemy planes and 14 in the group.,
. In the Torah medal "Gold Star" Squadron of the same regiment (234-I istribitelnaya Air Division, . same building and the army, . 1 st Belorussian Front) capitalism Borovykh nudostoen February 23, 1945 for the shooting down in the next 49 air combat, another 19 enemy planes.,
. In this war years Borovykh made some 470 successful combat missions, shot down a person 31 and in a group of 14 aircraft.
. Fter the war, commanded aviation regiment, air connections
. In 1951 he graduated from the Air Force Academy. In 1957 - the Military of Academy of General Staff. In 1958 - 1977 years in command positions in the Moscow Military District Air Defense, FEB, CHED, commander of the National Air Defense, Colonel General of Aviation (1968). Since 1977 - the Institute of Military History USSR Ministry of Defense. Was elected a deputy of the Supreme Soviet of the RSFSR and the deputy of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR. 2-name was awarded the Order of Lenin, 5 of the Red Banner, the hordes. Alexander Nevsky, World War 1 tbsp., 3 hordes. Red Star, the hordes. "For Service to Motherland in the USSR Armed Forces" 3 tbsp., Medals. Broonzovy bust installed in the home country hero.
Author of scientific articles "New equipment, weapons and people" M. 1972, "Reliable shield of the homeland," 1985. etc.
November 7, 1989 Andrew Ye died.
Sources: 1) The heroes of the Great Patriotic War
. Issue IV. 1974
2) Heroes of the Soviet Union: A Brief Biographical Dictionary. V.1. M.: Voeniz.1987.