Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Squadron Leader Niranjan Prasad

Service No & Branch 1586 GD(P)
Date of Birth: 29 Jan 1916 Commissioned: 01 Jun 1940 Course: 3 Course
Service End: Retired on 03 Jul 1944 Reverted to Army
Qualifications Held :
Remarks : Medically found unfit for flying.
Promotions Gazetted
Acting Flt Lt : 30 Apr 1943Flt Lt : 01 Jun 1943
Badges Qualified
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Notes:1)Branch is at retirement and may not match with branch at Commission 2)Notional seniority is reflected in dates of substantive rank.

Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

01 May 1941 - 24 Sep 1942Flt LtNo.1 Squadron, RIAFPeshawar To 3Sqn
03 Oct 1942 - 17 Oct 1942Flt LtNo.3 Squadron, RIAFKohat OC A Flt To 1Sqn
07 Nov 1942 - 12 Nov 1942Flt LtNo.1 Squadron, RIAFTrichinopoly To 2Sqn
01 Dec 1942 - 26 Mar 1944Sqn LdrNo.8 SquadronTrichinopoly/ Phapha Commanding Officer
01 Mar 1943 - 27 Mar 1944Sqn LdrNo.8 Squadron, RIAFPeshawar Commanding Officer Attd 152OTU Peshawar to AirHQ
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Accidents and Incidents: 2

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
12 Feb 1942Lysander IIFlt Lt Niranjan Prasad
Sgt E S Moyer RCAF
1 SqnBaled out after bein
16 Apr 1943VengeanceAN977Sqn Ldr Niranjan Prasad
152OTUBelly landed on runw
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