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Air Commodore Janardan Ram Chandra Kirloskar

Service No & Branch 2857 F(P) (Orig: GD(P))

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Date of Birth: 01 Jun 1922 Commissioned: 31 Jan 1944 Course: 22 Course
Service End: Retired on 27 May 1974 Superannuated Nick Name :
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Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 15 Aug 1948Flt Lt : 31 Jan 1949Sqn Ldr : 01 May 1955Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1963
Acting Gp Capt : 26 Jan 1965Gp Capt : 01 Apr 1967Air Cmde : 01 Apr 1971
Training and Other Courses Attended
14 DSSC (Wg Cdr) - 19 Aug 1961
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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

20 Nov 1944 - 30 May 1946Plt OffrNo.10 Squadron Squadron Pilot To Pesh ATC
01 Oct 1954 - 31 Mar 1955Sqn LdrNo.2 Air Force AcademyJodhpur Chief Flying Instructor
13 Oct 1961 - 30 Sep 1963Wg Cdr3 Battalion, National Defence AcademyKhadakvasla Battalion Commander
01 Jun 1965 - 01 Feb 1967Gp Capt10 WingJorhat Station Commander
21 Feb 1967 - 12 Dec 1969Gp CaptCentral Air CommandCalcutta/ Allahabad Senior Officer-in-charge Administration
01 Jan 1970 - 30 Dec 1972Air CmdeEmbassy of India, FranceParis Air Attache
26 Jul 1973 - 01 May 1974Air CmdeAir Head QuartersDelhi Director (Ops, Joint Plg)
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Mention in Despatches
Fg OffrJanardan Ram Chandra Kirloskar2857 GD(P)Award Date Announced 13 Jan 1951
Details : Citation / Details Not Available
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Reference : Gazette of India , 17th February 1951 - No.2 - Pres dated 13th February 1951

Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
19 Dec 1945Spitfire VIIIcPlt Offr Kirloskar
10 SqnLost himself between
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