Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?


Flying Officer Guru Charan Singh Babra

Service No 1690 Branch GD(P)
Date of Birth: 05 Jan 1920
Date Commissioned 11 Mar 1941 Course 7 Course
Service End Died in Service 17 Apr 1944 (24 Years age)
Remarks : k Hurricane MAC with Thaper
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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

DatesRankUnitLocationAppointmentPhoto
10 Feb 1942 - 30 Nov 1942Plt OffrNo.4 Flight (Coastal Defence)Dum Dum to 151 OTU
02 Mar 1943 - 17 Apr 1944Plt OffrNo.6 Squadron, RIAF Plt K in Cr
 
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
17 Apr 1944Hurricane IIcJS408Fg Offr G C S Babra*
6Hurricane collided w
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