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Wing Commander Jagdish Ranganath Bankapur

Service No & Branch 2986 F(P)
Date of Birth: -- --- -- Commissioned: 04 Sep 1944 Course: 26 Course
Service End: Retired on 05 Oct 1971
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Sqn Ldr : 01 Aug 1955Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1964
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Sqn Ldr
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
09 Jul 1945 - Plt OffrNo.7 Squadron, RIAF fm 151OTU
- 01 Nov 1961Sqn LdrNo.51 (Auxiliary AF) SquadronDelhi Commanding Officer
24 Aug 1964 - 20 Feb 1965Wg CdrControl & Reporting SchoolJodhpur Commanding Officer
 
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Awards and Decorations


Number of Awards: 1
 
Mention in Despatches
Wg CdrJagdish Ranganath Bankapur2986 GD(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1966
Details : Citation / Details Not Available
Unit :
Reference : Gazette of India , 5th November 1966 - No.77 - Pres/66 dated 27th October 1966

Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
29 Mar 1946Spitfire XIVTZ108Plt Offr J R Bankapur
7Maharajpur - swung t
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