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Air Commodore Ardeshir Pestonji Kapadia

Service No & Branch 2150 ENG
Date of Birth: 11 Nov 1913 Commissioned: 29 Dec 1942 Course:
Service End: Retired on 01 Nov 1969
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 01 Sep 1943Flt Lt : 01 Apr 1949Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1959Acting Gp Capt : 01 Jun 1960
Gp Capt : 01 Apr 1964Acting Air Cmde : 06 May 1966Air Cmde : 01 Oct 1967
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Gp Capt

Air Cmde
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 Apr 1943 - 10 Mar 1944Plt OffrNo.7 Squadron, RIAF Engr To 320MU
01 Jun 1945 - 08 Oct 1945Plt OffrNo.6 Squadron, RIAFKohat 
12 Apr 1946 - 01 May 1947Fg OffrNo.9 Squadron, RIAF To 307MU
21 Apr 1960 - 09 Oct 1960Wg Cdr1 Base Repair DepotKanpur Commanding Officer
- 01 Dec 1965Gp CaptHQ MCNagpur STSO
10 Oct 1960 - 01 May 1963Gp Capt1 Base Repair DepotKanpur Commanding Officer
06 May 1966 - 31 Mar 1968Air CmdeAFS ChakeriKanpur Air Officer Commanding
 
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