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Flying Officer Bondada Bhaskara Koteswara Rao

Service No 2437 Branch GD(P)
Date of Birth: 30 Nov 1922
Date Commissioned 27 Jun 1943 Course 17 Course
Service End Died in Service 23 Sep 1945
Remarks : Motor Accident
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Fg Offr : 27 Jun 1944
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Notes: 1) Ranks shown are substantive ranks at retirement. 2)Branch is at retirement and may not match with branch at Commission 3)Notional seniority is reflected in dates of substantive rank.

Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

DatesRankUnitLocationAppointmentPhoto
21 Apr 1944 - 23 Sep 1945Act Plt OffrNo.2 Squadron, RIAFKohat k in MT Accident Fm 151OTU
 
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Awards and Decorations


Number of Awards: 1
 
Distinguished Flying Cross
Fg Offr  Bondada Bhaskara Koteswara Rao2437 GD(P)Award Date Announced 02 Oct 1945
Details : This officer has consistently displayed keenness for operational flying and great determination. His photography has always been of a high standard and his courage and devotion to duty have been outstanding. Flying Officer Raohas proved himself to be a first class tactical reconnaissance pilot.
Unit : 2 Squadron
Reference : London Gazette 37291 dated 2 Oct 1945, Page 4859 Citation in Air Ministry Bulletin 19829. (Citation Courtesy: Hugh Halliday)