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Group Captain Shanil Kumar Mukerji

Service No & Branch 1744 GD(P)
Date of Birth: 21 Nov 1920 Commissioned: 10 Nov 1941 Course: 9 Course
Service End: Retired on 22 May 1967 Voluntary Retirement Died on 31 Dec 2003 (83 Years age) Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 05 Apr 1943Flt Lt : 15 Aug 1948Sqn Ldr : 15 Aug 1949Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1955
Acting Gp Capt : 19 Jun 1961Gp Capt : 01 Apr 1964
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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

10 Nov 1941 - Acting Plt OffrNo.1 Service Flying Training School (India)Ambala Trainee Pilot
28 Apr 1942 - 30 Nov 1942Plt OffrNo.4 Flight (Coastal Defence)Vizag to 151 OTU
01 Dec 1943 - 10 Feb 1946Fg OffrNo.6 Squadron Squadron Pilot
22 Apr 1945 - 10 Feb 1946Fg OffrNo.6 SquadronKohat Squadron Pilot Fm IAFDF
14 Mar 1946 - 22 Apr 1946Fg OffrNo.7 Squadron Squadron Pilot
23 Apr 1946 - Fg OffrIndian Air Training Corps PatnaPatna 
01 Jun 1949 - Sqn LdrAdvanced Flying School (India)Ambala Chief Instructor
- 28 Feb 1958Wg CdrAir Head QuartersDelhi 
- 18 Jun 1961Wg Cdr1 Ground Training SchoolJalahalli Commanding Officer
- 01 Dec 1955Wg CdrAir Head QuartersDelhi Deputy Director, Reserve
21 Aug 1952 - 12 Oct 1953Wg CdrNo.11 SquadronBarrackpore Commanding Officer
22 Mar 1958 - 01 Aug 1959Wg Cdr3 Battalion, National Defence AcademyKhadakvasla Battalion Commander
19 Jun 1961 - Gp CaptAir Head QuartersDelhi 
14 Jan 1965 - 21 Nov 1966Gp Capt6 WingBarrackpore Station Commander
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
27 Jan 1944Hurricane IIBHV422Fg Offr Mukerji
6 SqnOvershot landing at
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