Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?


Group Captain Gurbachan Singh Bhullar

Service No 1870 Branch GD(P)
Date of Birth: 01 Feb 1919
Date Commissioned 05 Apr 1942 Course 12 Course
Service End Retired on 31 May 1968 / Died on 30 Apr 2000 (81 Years age)
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 05 Apr 1943Flt Lt : 15 Aug 1948Sqn Ldr : 01 May 1950Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1958
Acting Gp Capt : 10 Sep 1960Gp 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

DatesRankUnitLocationAppointmentPhoto
01 Dec 1943 - 06 Dec 1943Fg OffrNo.2 Squadron, RIAFKohat To 6Sqn
13 Dec 1943 - 27 Jan 1944Fg OffrNo.6 Squadron, RIAF Plt MIA Fm 2Sqn
01 Jun 1947 - 05 Jun 1947Flt LtNo.10 Squadron, RIAF To RIAF Ark
01 Aug 1953 - 01 Oct 1953Sqn Ldr10 WingJorhat Station Commander
19 Jan 1955 - 04 Nov 1957Wg CdrNo.6 SquadronPune Commanding Officer
 
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Accidents and Incidents: 2

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
15 Jan 1944Hurricane IIcHL881Fg Offr J S Bhullar
6shot down during a P
27 Jan 1944Hurricane IIcBW912Fg Offr J S Bhullar
6Shot down Taken POW
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