Arkady Boytsov

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Arkady Boytsov
Born 17 March 1923
Podolsk, USSR
Died 15 June 2000(2000-06-15) (aged 77)
Samara, Russia
Allegiance  Soviet Union
Service/branch Red Army flag.svg Red Army
Years of service 1941 — 1976
Rank Major General of aviation
Battles/wars World War II
Korean War
Awards Hero of the Soviet Union Order of Lenin Order of Lenin
Order of the Patriotic War 1st Class
Order of the Red Star (3)

Arkady Sergeyevich Boytsov (17 March 1923 - 15 June 2000) was a MiG-15 pilot of the Soviet Union. He was a flying ace during the Korean war, with around 11 victories.[1] He was awarded Hero of the Soviet Union.[2]

Memorial plaque on Municipal School №69 (Samara, Russia)

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