Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?


Squadron Leader Satinder Lal Rikhye

Service No & Branch 1746 GD(P)
Date of Birth: 01 Jan 1917 Commissioned: 10 Nov 1941 Course: 9 Course
Service End: Died in Service 27 Sep 1947
Remarks : k Dakota Cr k Dakota Cr
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 05 Apr 1943
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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
05 Dec 1942 - 25 Jan 1946Plt OffrNo.7 Squadron, RIAFPeshawar Plt to 12Sqn
18 Jan 1946 - Fg OffrNo.12 Squadron, RIAFKohat Flight Commander FL
 
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
27 Sep 1947Dakota C-47Sqn Ldr Satinder Lal Rikhye +
Fg Offr Harish Chandra Francis Mayadas +
12 SqnCr while landing at
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