Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Flying Officer Asoka Katju

Service No & Branch 2942 GD(P)

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Date of Birth: 06 Sep 1923 Commissioned: 27 Jun 1943 Course: 17 Course
Service End: Died in Service 19 Sep 1945 (22 Years age) Aircraft Loss Nick Name :
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Promotions Gazetted
Plt Offr : 27 Dec 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

06 Jul 1945 - Plt OffrNo.6 SquadronKohat Squadron Pilot Fm 151OTU
10 Jul 1945 - 19 Sep 1945Fg OffrNo.3 SquadronSt Thomas Mt Squadron Pilot
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Accidents and Incidents: 2

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
28 Aug 1945Hurricane IICPJ672Fg Offr Ashok Katju
3 SqnFL near Mardan due t
19 Sep 1945Hurricane IIDKZ861Plt Offr Ashok Katju +
3 SqnTyre Burst on ldg ov
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