Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?


Flying Officer Dorab Maneckshaw Engineer

Service No & Branch 1751 GD(P)

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Date of Birth: 28 Jan 1917 Commissioned: 17 Nov 1941 Course: 6 OBS Course
Service End: Died in Service 15 May 1945
Remarks : k Hurricane CrL k Hurricane CrL
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
28 Jun 1942 - Plt OffrNo.1 Flight (Coastal Defence)Madras 
05 Dec 1942 - 15 May 1945Plt OffrNo.7 Squadron, RIAFPeshawar Plt k Hurri Cr
 
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Accidents and Incidents: 2

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
02 Apr 1944VengeanceFg Offr D M Engineer
7Hit bund on take off
15 May 1945Hurricane IIcFg Offr Dorab Maneckshaw Engineer*
7Dam by GF at Henzada
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