Pavel Yakovlevich Golovachev was a fighter pilot, flight commander, deputy commander of a squadron of the 9th Guards Fighter, Guards lieutenant, captain, ace with 18 confirmed kills during the Great Patriotic War, twice Hero of the Soviet Union and recipient of several other awards.
"He chose the sky"
A book by Golovachev's wife Anna. It describes his life and major achievements.
The Wing Commander in Amet-Han Sultan’s squadron (1942).
The deputy commander of a squadron of the 9th Guards Fighter regiment (1943).
The chairman of the examination committee of the Yeisk Higher Military School of Pilots (1970).
Air Force Major General (1957).