Aviators
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JEGINS, ALFREDS

  • learns to fly with the Imperial Russian Air Service.
  • after the war, returns to Latvia and joins the Aviation Park.
  • October 1, 1920 - placed in charge of the Aviation Park repair workshops.
  • March 10, 1923 - Head of the Aviation Park workshops, a post he soon leaves but continues to serve in the aviation section, now in a clerical capacity.
  • October 1926 - travels to Stockholm, Sweden with Capt. V.Jakubovs, to accept He-4s #10 and #11 from the Svenska Aero Company.
  • May 17, 1929 - requests, and is granted, his discharge from military service. (Order No.410, May 17, 1929)

    Sources

    - Briedis, E. Latviesa Stasts, pg. 81, 82, 86
    - Bruvelis, E. Latvijas Aviacijas Vesture
    - Latvijas Kareivis, May 18, 1929.

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