On March 30, an envelope with a commemorative stamp dedicated to Alexei Vasilyevich Alelyukhin, fighter pilot, twice Hero of the Soviet Union will go into postal circulation in the 75th Anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945 series


Alexei V. Alelyukhin (1920–1990) was a Soviet fighter pilot, Major General of Air Forces (1971), twice Hero of the Soviet Union (1943).

The envelope with a commemorative stamp provides an image of the symbol of celebration of the 75th Anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945; the central image offers a portrait of Alexei Alelyukhin against the La-7 Fighter Aircraft and two Gold Star medals.

In addition to the issue of the envelope with a commemorative stamp, JSC Marka will produce special cancels for Moscow and Tver.

Design Artist: A. Moskovets.
Quantity: 1 million envelopes.

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