Normandy-Neman

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Demonstration air battle
The conversation of the writer I.G. Ehrenburg (on the left) with the French colonel of the air division "Normandy" Pouyarde. Oryol region 1943
Pilot of the "Normandie-Niemen" regiment, Hero of the Soviet Union Pierre Pouyade with the Order of the Red Banner
The aircraft mechanic of the "Normandie-Niemen" regiment Alexander Alekseevich Kapralov
The French delegation heads to the monument to the fallen soldiers with a flower basket from veterans of the Normandy-Niemen Air Regiment.
At a friendly meeting of the French delegation with representatives of the authorities of Tula.
At a link-up of French pilots with representatives of the authorities of Tula.
Le Bourget Airport during a ceremony to mark the return of the Normandy-Niemen air regiment to its homeland (view from above)
The leadership of the air army with Army General I.Kh. Baghramyan after being awarded with orders for the overthrow of the Germans near Koenigsberg. In the background are French pilots from the Normandy-Niemen regiment
Pilots of the regiment "Normandie-Neman" at the airfield
French pilots are sitting at the woodpile. From left to right: Lieutenant Roland de la Poype; Lieutenant Albert Duran; Major, Squadron Commander Jean-Louis Tyumyan; Lieutenant Marcel Albert; Lieutenant Joseph Risso. "Normandy-Neman" squadron
Pilots of the Normandie-Niemen regiment discuss the upcoming flight. On the left, with glasses - M. Guido. Germany, Elbing, June 1945
General Jean Marie de Lattre de Tassigny shakes hands with the pilot of the Normandie-Niemen Air Regiment
French pilots in full dress stand on the field of the airfield awaiting departure to France
Meeting of Soviet and French military personnel
A French pilot and two Red Army soldiers are standing by a combat aircraft. Regiment "Normandie-Niemen"
Pilots of the Normandy-Niemen Regiment (from left to right: Lieutenant Perrin Marcel, Junior Lieutenant Roger Sauvage, Junior Lieutenant Lemard Georges) with a photo correspondent
French pilots, Hero of the Soviet Union, Senior Lieutenant Roland de la Poype (on theleft) and Lieutenant Rober Marky
French pilots of the Normandie-Niemen regiment and their Soviet military friends. 303rd bomber air division
Air Marshal¸ Air Force Commander of the Red Army A.A. Novikov (2nd from the left) presents government awards to the French pilots
Air Force Commander of the Red Army Air Marshal A.A. Novikov (3rd from right) presents the award to the French pilot, Hero of the Soviet Union, Roland de la Poype
Demonstration air battle
The conversation of the writer I.G. Ehrenburg (on the left) with the French colonel of the air division "Normandy" Pouyarde. Oryol region 1943
Pilot of the "Normandie-Niemen" regiment, Hero of the Soviet Union Pierre Pouyade with the Order of the Red Banner
The aircraft mechanic of the "Normandie-Niemen" regiment Alexander Alekseevich Kapralov
The French delegation heads to the monument to the fallen soldiers with a flower basket from veterans of the Normandy-Niemen Air Regiment.
At a friendly meeting of the French delegation with representatives of the authorities of Tula.
At a link-up of French pilots with representatives of the authorities of Tula.
Le Bourget Airport during a ceremony to mark the return of the Normandy-Niemen air regiment to its homeland (view from above)
The leadership of the air army with Army General I.Kh. Baghramyan after being awarded with orders for the overthrow of the Germans near Koenigsberg. In the background are French pilots from the Normandy-Niemen regiment
Pilots of the regiment "Normandie-Neman" at the airfield
French pilots are sitting at the woodpile. From left to right: Lieutenant Roland de la Poype; Lieutenant Albert Duran; Major, Squadron Commander Jean-Louis Tyumyan; Lieutenant Marcel Albert; Lieutenant Joseph Risso. "Normandy-Neman" squadron
Pilots of the Normandie-Niemen regiment discuss the upcoming flight. On the left, with glasses - M. Guido. Germany, Elbing, June 1945
General Jean Marie de Lattre de Tassigny shakes hands with the pilot of the Normandie-Niemen Air Regiment
French pilots in full dress stand on the field of the airfield awaiting departure to France
Meeting of Soviet and French military personnel
A French pilot and two Red Army soldiers are standing by a combat aircraft. Regiment "Normandie-Niemen"
Pilots of the Normandy-Niemen Regiment (from left to right: Lieutenant Perrin Marcel, Junior Lieutenant Roger Sauvage, Junior Lieutenant Lemard Georges) with a photo correspondent
French pilots, Hero of the Soviet Union, Senior Lieutenant Roland de la Poype (on theleft) and Lieutenant Rober Marky
French pilots of the Normandie-Niemen regiment and their Soviet military friends. 303rd bomber air division
Air Marshal¸ Air Force Commander of the Red Army A.A. Novikov (2nd from the left) presents government awards to the French pilots
Air Force Commander of the Red Army Air Marshal A.A. Novikov (3rd from right) presents the award to the French pilot, Hero of the Soviet Union, Roland de la Poype

French pilots are sitting at the woodpile. From left to right: Lieutenant Roland de la Poype; Lieutenant Albert Duran; Major, Squadron Commander Jean-Louis Tyumyan; Lieutenant Marcel Albert; Lieutenant Joseph Risso. "Normandy-Neman" squadron

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