(1. 5. 1922 - 13. 4. 1990)
By orkotsenko Dmitry Ignatievich - commander of the 873rd Attack Air Regiment (231 th Attack Air Division, 5 th Air Army, 2 First Ukrainian Front), Lieutenant. Born May 1, 1922 in the village stubborn now Labinsk district of Krasnodar region in a peasant family. Russian. He worked at the elevator, in Labinsk Forestry Administration, at the canning factory in Taganrog. He graduated from the flying club.
In the army since 1940. In 1942 graduated from the Taganrog military aviation school pilots.
Member of the Great Patriotic War in July 1943. Second Lieutenant Korkotsenko to September 1944 carried out 81 sorties, of which 37 exploration and 44 to attack trains, strong points and clusters of enemy.
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union with the award of the Order of Lenin and medal "Gold Star" Dmitri Ignatyevich Korkotsenko conferred May 15, 1946.
. Since 1946, Lieutenant Korkotsenko Б? in stock
. In 1952 he graduated from Moscow State University, then graduate school. Worked as head of the Department of Party History of the Moscow Machine-Tool Institute, Associate Professor. Lived in Moscow. Died April 13, 1990. He is buried in Moscow on Kuntsevo Cemetery.
Ph.D. in History. He was awarded the Order of Lenin, 2 orders of the Red Banner, 2 orders of the Patriotic War, 1-st degree, 2 orders of the Patriotic War, 2 nd degree, Order of the Red Star and medals.
Biography provided by A. Simonov