Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Wing Commander Oscelyn Lazarus Farias

Service No & Branch 9457 F(P) (Orig: GD(P)) Stream :Fighters| Bombers| Helicopters
Date of Birth: 17 Dec 1943 Commissioned: 16 May 1965 Course: 92 Course
Service End: Retired on 30 Nov 1986 Died on 24 Jul 2019 (76 Years age) Flying Hours : 1455 Nick Name : Ozzie
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Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 16 May 1966Wg Cdr : 30 Aug 1985
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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

16 May 1965 - 31 Dec 1967Plt OffrNo.108 SquadronBagdogra Squadron Pilot
01 Jan 1968 - 30 Jun 1968Fg OffrJet Bomber Conversion UnitAgra Canberra Conversion
01 Jul 1968 - Fg OffrNo.16 SquadronGorakhpur Squadron Pilot
- 01 Jun 1975Flt LtNo.121 Helicopter FlightJuhu Squadron Pilot
17 Sep 1973 - Flt LtNo.114 Helicopter UnitSrinagar Squadron Pilot
01 Jul 1975 - 31 Dec 1979Sqn LdrMaritime Air OperationsBombay Staff Officer
01 Jan 1980 - 01 Nov 1982Sqn LdrNo.107 Helicopter UnitJodhpur Squadron Pilot
12 Nov 1982 - 27 Feb 1983Sqn LdrAir Head QuartersDelhi Asst Director, Air Staff
28 Feb 1983 - 29 Jul 1984Sqn LdrTraining CommandBangalore Staff Officer Provost
30 Jul 1984 - 30 Nov 1986Wg CdrAFS MumbaiBombay Chief Operations Officer
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