(25. 2. 1919 - 14. 10. 1944)
B abaylov Paul K. Squadron 163rd Guards Fighter Aviation Regiment (229 th Fighter Division, 4 th Air Army, 2 nd Belorussian Front) Guard Captain
. Born February 25, 1919 in the village Neustroeva now Irbitsky district of Sverdlovsk region in a peasant family. Russian. Member of the CPSU (b) since 1944. He graduated from the 7 classes of rural schools and Sverdlovsk radiotehnikum. Worked as projectionist club Permian plant named Yakov Sverdlov. Simultaneously, he studied at the flying club. In January 1940, volunteered for the Red Army.
In private trader Soviet-Finnish war of 1939-1940 the. Was a scout ski battalion. Repeatedly went behind enemy lines. In 1941 he entered the Rustavi military aviation school pilots, after which the beginning of 1942 it served as an instructor pilot.
In the battles of World War II from July 1942. He fought in the North Caucasus. In late July 1942 a pilot 790 th Fighter Regiment (219 th Composite Air Division, 4 th Air Army, the Southern Front) Komsomolets Sergeant Babailov P.K. the plane LaGG-3 (side Б∙╖ 3) flew to the reflection of a raid on an airfield near the city of Grozny. In air combat enemy fighter shot down a Me-109. Having spent all the ammunition, cut off the tail rotor of another enemy aircraft. His damaged aircraft landed at the airfield.
It was his first sortie. Last night to recover damaged equipment LaGG-3 (a bent propeller and damaged the hood). The next day Babailov again participated in it in the air battle and won its third victory. Autumn 1943 was wounded in battle, but to evacuate to the rear of the hospital refused to. After two weeks of treatment in a medical battalion again took part in the battles.
Commander of the regiment of the same candidate member of the CPSU (b) Lieutenant Babailov P.K. November 21, 1943 in an air battle over the Kerch Peninsula in the vicinity of the village Sultanovka on the fighter LaGG-3 hit the propeller on the keel rammed an enemy bomber Ju-88. Landed the damaged plane.
Participated in the liberation of the Crimea, Belarus and Poland. He flew the La-5. Guard Captain Babailov P.K. by September 1944 made 417 sorties, carried out 75 air battles, he personally shot down 27 enemy planes and 4 in the group, during shturmovok destroyed 23 cars and 2 aircraft.
. October 14, 1944 in an air battle over the territory of Poland Guard Captain Babaylova plane was damaged, and he was wounded
. Upon returning to their base on the front line, he got into a zone of strong anti-aircraft fire. The plane caught fire and the pilot was killed. Buried in the village Taranova-Tosca (10 km south of the city ZambrцЁw).
. W tion of Hero of the Soviet Union Pavel Konstantinovich Babaylovu posthumously awarded on Feb. 23, 1945.
. He was awarded the Order of Lenin, 3 orders of the Red Banner, Order of Alexander Nevsky, World War 1 degree, medals
. Forever enrolled in the lists of the military unit.
Biography provided by AE Melnikov
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