Knowledge Identifier: +Alexander_Kazakov
Born in 1889.
Countries: Russia (50%), Ukraine (17%), United Kingdom (17%)
Linked to: Royal Air Force, Category:Aviators killed in aviation accidents or incidents
Born to a Russian noble family in Kherson Governorate, Kazakov graduated from Yelizavetgrad cavalry school in 1908
On 31 March 1915 Alexander Kazakov successfully repeated the aerial ramming attack first attempted by Pyotr Nesterov, using a Morane-Saulnier G as his piloted projectile
Russian Revolution - In January 1918, in the wake of the Russian Revolution, Kazakov resigned his Russian commission