© morten moe/ kjell sørensen16.8 2005
© kjell sørensen
Takk til Rune Rautio som har skaffet navnene på mannskapet
Me inspecting the tail section of the Ilyushin bomber.
Later on the same day we found the remains of the second Ilyushin aircraft that was shot down.

Ilyushin DB-3F Kunes Finnmark

Stab 35.MTAP VVS SF 02.07 1942

Two Ilyushin bombers were shot down by German fighters in this area, during an attack on Banak airfield in Lakselv. A third bomber managed to escape by flying low above the Laksefjord. Krylov, Aleksej Vasilevich Maj (KIA). Vering, Grigorij Juljevich Cpt (KIA). Vakhnin, Mikhail Ivanovich Sgt (KIA). Makeev, Boris Sergeevich Sgt (KIA) They were shot down by Ofw.Helmut Kischnick of 4./JG 5