Commander of the unit of the 46th Guards Night Bomber Regiment of the 325th Night Bomber Division of the 4th Air Army of the 2nd Belorussian Front, Guard lieutenant. Hero of the Soviet Union.
On the fronts of the WW2 since May 1942. Crew navigator, unit navigator, later – a pilot, commander of 46 Taman Guards Night Bomber Regiment. During the years of WW2 has made 915 sorties to bomb manpower and equipment of the enemy. Nina Ulyanenko dropped on the enemy 120 tons of bombs, caused 135 fires, destroyed four crossings, 4 warehouses of ammunition, fuel and lubricants, 10 vehicles, four artillery batteries.