Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?


Group Captain Wilbur Desmond McNeill

Service No & Branch 2995 GD(P)
Date of Birth: 20 Dec 1924 Commissioned: 04 Sep 1944 Course: 26 Course
Service End: Retired on 13 May 1967 / Died on 07 Aug 2017
Remarks : Actg G/C Actg G/C
Promotions Gazetted
Sqn Ldr : 01 Jul 1955Acting Gp Capt : 12 Jan 1966
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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

DatesRankUnitLocationAppointmentPhoto
01 Aug 1945 - 26 Jul 1946Plt OffrNo.8 Squadron, RIAFMingaladon To UK
- 01 Dec 1960Sqn LdrGolf Sqn, National Defence AcademyKhadakvasla Squadron Commander
20 Oct 1956 - 01 Jun 1959Sqn LdrNo.7 SquadronPalam Commanding Officer
19 Nov 1962 - 21 Dec 1964Wg CdrNo.37 SquadronPune/ Chabua Commanding Officer
14 Jan 1965 - 13 Nov 1965Wg CdrAircraft Storage DepotSulur Commanding Officer
13 Jan 1967 - 13 May 1967Gp Capt18 WingPathankot Station Commander
 
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