No.8 Squadron, RIAF


Date Raised : 1942-12-01

Officers & Flight Crew List - No.8 Squadron, RIAF (1939-47)

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DatesRank & NameNumberRemarksLocationPhoto
01 Jan 43 to Pilot Officer Rahman 1837 A&SD - Fm 6SqnTrichnopoly
12 Jan 43 to Pilot Officer V Sethuraman1939 A&SDAdj - Fm 104GRTrichnopoly
12 Jan 43 to Pilot Officer Jolly - Fm 104GRTrichnopoly
01 Mar 43 to 27 Mar 44Squadron Leader Niranjan Prasad1586 GD(P)CO - Attd 152OTU Peshawar to AirHQPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 08 Nov 44Flying Officer H S Chopra1596 GD(P)Flt Cdr A - Attd 152OTU Peshawar to AirHQPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to Flying Officer H C Dewan1598 F(P)Flt Cdr B - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 21 Jan 45Flying Officer P Chakerbutty1611 GD(P)Plt K in Crash - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to Flying Officer M Kamal1775 A&SDPlt - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 31 Mar 46Pilot Officer R Sen1618 GD(P)Plt later FO - Attd 152OTU Peshawar to 10SqnPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 29 Apr 43Pilot Officer M K Chand1909 GD(P)Plt K in Crash - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 25 Dec 44Pilot Officer S S Jaspal1808 F(P)Plt - Attd 152OTU Peshawar to RAFKohatPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to Pilot Officer M L Narulkar1925 GD(P)Plt - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 25 Dec 44Pilot Officer H B Dorabji1710 GD(P)Plt - Attd 152OTU Peshawar to RAFKohatPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to Pilot Officer M L ChandPlt - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 28 Feb 46Pilot Officer A N Aziz1907 GD(P)Plt - Attd 152OTU Peshawar to 4SqnPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to Pilot Officer C G I Phillips1927 GD(P)Plt - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 07 Jan 44Pilot Officer M S R Rao1708 GD(P)Plt - Attd 152OTU Peshawar To 152OTUPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to Pilot Officer M J Khan1923 GD(P)Plt - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to Pilot Officer C D Sharma1920 GD(P)Plt - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to Pilot Officer S S Sawhney1937 F(P)Plt - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to Pilot Officer B S Dogra1921 GD(P)Plt - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 29 May 43Pilot Officer K S Sandhu1931 GD(P)Plt K in Crash - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to Pilot Officer R S Sharma1884 GD(P)Plt - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 25 Dec 44Pilot Officer B B Marathey1915 F(P)Plt - Attd 152OTU Peshawar to RAFKohatPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to Pilot Officer S D Gupta1882 GD(P)Plt - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 04 Apr 46Pilot Officer J S Dhillon1910 GD(P)Plt - Attd 152OTU Peshawar to DemobPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 06 Nov 44Pilot Officer Jagjit Singh1649 GD(O)Obs - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Pilot Officer R S Sandhu1636 GD(P)Obs - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Pilot Officer Bombawala1687 GD(O)Obs - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Pilot Officer I KhanObs - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Pilot Officer S J Dastur1792 F(P)Obs - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 07 Jan 44Pilot Officer V K Karunakar1758 A&SDObs - Attd 152OTU Peshawar To 152OTUPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Pilot Officer S J KumarObs - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Pilot Officer T Basu1797 GD(N)Obs - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Pilot Officer V GhaniObs - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Pilot Officer M Sadiq1844 GD(O)Obs - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Pilot Officer Kunur1688 GD(O)Obs - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Pilot Officer L Madappa1761 GD(O)Obs - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Pilot Officer P Chandran1650 GD(O)Obs - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 01 Nov 44Pilot Officer A Jagjiven1955 GD(AG)Obs - Attd 152OTU Peshawar to 1SFTSPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Flight Sergeant M AshrafORAG - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant P SharmaORAG - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant V CabinetmakerORAG - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Flight Sergeant S SaindassORAG - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant VerghesORAG - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant B GhyaraORAG - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant G P BiswasORAG - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant R PillaiORAG - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 16 May 44Sergeant A M KhanORAG Killed in Cr - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant Saddq AhmedORAG - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
01 Mar 43 to 29 May 43Sergeant RustomjeeORAG Killed in Cr - Attd 152OTU PeshawarPeshawar
27 Jun 43 to Pilot Officer M Arunachalam2200 EQPTEQUIPPhaphamau
27 Jun 43 to Pilot Officer P D Doundiyal2264 A&SDCCPhaphamau
27 Jun 43 to Pilot Officer Pritam Singh1784 EQPTENGPhaphamau
27 Jun 43 to Pilot Officer R L Das Gupta2170 A&SDINTPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to 13 Oct 44Flight Lieutenant BerryRAFPlt Flt Cdr A - To 152OTUPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to 28 Aug 44Flight Lieutenant R DempsterRAFPltPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to 01 Nov 44Flying Officer W C HughesRAFPltPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to 06 Aug 44Flying Officer C M NivenRAFPlt k in CrashPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to Flying Officer O LearyRAFPltPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to Flying Officer CurtisRAAFPltPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to Pilot Officer OsborneRAFPltPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to Warrant Officer BrinkleyRAAFPltPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to Warrant Officer LambRAFPltPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to Sergeant FoteringhamRAFPltPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to Sergeant LloydRAFPltPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant WallRAFW/Op AGPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant WinterRAFW/Op AGPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to 30 Nov 44Flight Sergeant IrvineRAFW/Op AGPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to 06 Nov 44Flying Officer CooksonRAFNavPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to 30 Nov 44Flying Officer AndrewsRAFNavPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant JonesRAFNavPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant MankinsonRAFNavPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to 30 Nov 44Flight Sergeant Stuart MorisbyRAFNavPhaphamau
26 Nov 43 to 30 Nov 44Flying Officer WoodmanseyRAFNavPhaphamau
25 Feb 44 to 25 Dec 44Flying Officer G Tahilramani1749 GD(P)Plt - To RAFKohat Hurri ConvMambur
25 Feb 44 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant Shanker RaoORNavMambur
19 Mar 44 to 23 Nov 44Warrant Officer F KennedyRCAFMambur
19 Mar 44 to Flight Sergeant SteelRCAFMambur
19 Mar 44 to Warrant Officer ConlonRCAFMambur
19 Mar 44 to 06 Aug 44Warrant Officer AllanRCAFAG Killed in CrMambur
19 Mar 44 to Sergeant BellRCAFMambur
19 Mar 44 to Flight Sergeant BurrowsRCAFMambur
19 Mar 44 to 21 Apr 45Pilot Officer J G GundersonRCAFMambur
19 Mar 44 to 21 Apr 45Flying Officer M W SillsRCAFMambur
19 Mar 44 to 16 May 44Pilot Officer H E DoughertyRCAFPlt K in OpsMambur
19 Mar 44 to 14 Aug 44Flying Officer MacBainRCAFPlt K in CrashMambur
19 Mar 44 to Flying Officer SeatonRCAFMambur
19 Mar 44 to 21 Apr 45Flying Officer A C BuckRCAFMambur
19 Mar 44 to 21 Apr 45Flying Officer E E EttingerRCAFMambur
27 Mar 44 to 08 Dec 44Squadron Leader Ira Allison Sutherland DFCRNZAFMambur
19 Mar 44 to 01 Nov 44Flying Officer H W SetonRCAF
01 Jul 44 to 12 Jul 44Flight Lieutenant Roy
15 Dec 43 to 28 Jun 45Pilot Officer C M Revis2838 EDN
15 Dec 43 to Flying Officer Ganthony
22 Jul 44 to Flight Lieutenant T W ThompsonRAFAdjSamungli
22 Jul 44 to Flying Officer Khalid2247 A&SDSamungli
28 Aug 44 to Flight Lieutenant MukerjiSamungli
31 Aug 44 to Flight Lieutenant Sondhi1566 GD(P)PltSamungli
31 Aug 44 to 06 Nov 44Flying Officer Barua2447 GD(N)AGSamungli
31 Aug 44 to 11 Jul 46Flying Officer S A Hussain1706 F(P)Plt later FL - to OT USamungli
31 Aug 44 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant StevensRAFAGSamungli
31 Aug 44 to Flight Lieutenant Anantnarayan1607 GD(P)PltSamungli
31 Aug 44 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant PrasadORAGSamungli
31 Aug 44 to 25 Dec 44Flying Officer V L Deshmukh2118 GD(P)Plt - To RAFKohat Hurri ConvSamungli
31 Aug 44 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant GhoshORAGSamungli
31 Aug 44 to Flying Officer Jagbir SinghPltSamungli
31 Aug 44 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant KhanORAGSamungli
31 Aug 44 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant Inber rajORAGSamungli
31 Aug 44 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant HartORAGSamungli
31 Aug 44 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant KobeORAGSamungli
31 Aug 44 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant SenORAGSamungli
31 Aug 44 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant TurnerORAGSamungli
31 Aug 44 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant ThomasORAGSamungli
31 Aug 44 to 30 Nov 44Sergeant GonsalvesORAGSamungli
11 Sep 44 to Flying Officer PantCypherSamungli
19 Sep 44 to Flying Officer D C Seth2094 A&SDIntel Samungli
24 Sep 44 to Flying Officer Bhowmick2943 GD(P)Samungli
17 Oct 44 to 17 Oct 44Warrant Officer StroudRAFK in crashSamungli
01 Nov 44 to Flight Lieutenant N DugdaleRAFSamungli
01 Nov 44 to Flight Lieutenant N K Mukerjee2691 MEDMedSamungli
15 Nov 44 to 01 Aug 45Flying Officer S M Zahid1740 GD(P)Missing - Fm 261SqnAmarda Road
16 Nov 44 to 08 Aug 45Flight Lieutenant N Haider2116 GD(P) - To UKAmarda Road
01 Nov 44 to 23 Nov 44Flying Officer ArcherRAFAmarda Road
01 Nov 44 to 23 Nov 44Warrant Officer SteeleRAFAmarda Road
25 Nov 44 to Flying Officer S Amin2075 ENGAmarda Road
03 Dec 44 to 15 Apr 45Flying Officer K S Thandi1876 GD(P)K in crashAmarda Road
03 Dec 44 to Flying Officer P H N Katrak1803 GD(P)Amarda Road
05 Dec 44 to Flying Officer A S Latif1860 GD(P)Amarda Road
05 Dec 44 to 31 Dec 45Flying Officer A L Bery1861 GD(P) - To 12SqnAmarda Road
05 Dec 44 to 31 Jan 45Flying Officer S D Gupta1882 GD(P) - To 1SqnAmarda Road
11 Dec 44 to 04 Feb 46Flying Officer C D Subia1866 F(P) - Fm 9Sqn to 4SqnAmarda Road
11 Dec 44 to 31 Dec 45Flying Officer R S Kalyaniwala1869 GD(P) - Fm 9Sqn To 12SqnAmarda Road
11 Dec 44 to 31 Dec 45Flying Officer C J Mendoza1875 GD(P) - Fm 9Sqn To 12SqnAmarda Road
12 Dec 44 to 30 Nov 45Flight Lieutenant W R CurtisRAFAmarda Road
12 Dec 44 to 12 Nov 45Flying Officer J H R PalmerRAFAmarda Road
12 Dec 44 to Flying Officer D E ColebrookRAFAmarda Road
12 Dec 44 to 12 Nov 45Pilot Officer J P RidgersRAFAmarda Road
24 Dec 44 to Flying Officer S K R Bhatt1873 GD(P) - Fm 9Sqn
10 Jan 45 to 31 May 45Squadron Leader M W CoombesRAFCox Bazar
01 Jan 45 to 05 Apr 45Flying Officer E ArtusRAFK in crashCox Bazar
01 Jan 45 to Flying Officer FoxenRAFCox Bazar
01 Jan 45 to 31 Dec 45Flying Officer A Beg1908 GD(P) - To 12SqnCox Bazar
01 Oct 45 to 18 Oct 45Flying Officer C FosterRAFCox Bazar
06 Mar 45 to Pilot Officer S Bannerjee2881 F(P)Baigachi
06 Mar 45 to 02 Jan 46Flying Officer R S Shipurkar2177 GD(P) - To 4SqnBaigachi
06 Mar 45 to 04 Feb 46Pilot Officer J L Rampall2893 GD(P) - To 4SqnBaigachi
22 Mar 45 to 10 Aug 46Pilot Officer S M Ahmed2880 GD(P)Baigachi
22 Mar 45 to Pilot Officer V J Clowsley2934 GD(P)Baigachi
06 Apr 45 to Pilot Officer D GoodmanRAFEng
07 Apr 45 to 07 Apr 45Sergeant TuckerRAFK in crash
09 Apr 45 to 04 Apr 46Pilot Officer B K Singh2904 GD(P) - Demobbed
19 Apr 45 to Pilot Officer S E White2929 GD(P)
19 Apr 45 to 04 Apr 46Pilot Officer Alan Chaves2128 GD(P)later FO - Demobbed
31 May 45 to 24 Nov 45Squadron Leader J W HumphriesRAF
20 Jun 45 to Pilot Officer T Srinivasan2416 AE(L)Sign
22 Jun 45 to Pilot Officer S C Cursetjee2564 EQPTEqpt
22 Jun 45 to Pilot Officer M I QureshiEdn
01 Aug 45 to Sergeant G R WatsonRAFMingaladon
01 Aug 45 to 26 Jul 46Flying Officer J J Bouche2938 F(P) - To UKMingaladon
01 Aug 45 to Pilot Officer R A W Stidston1879 GD(P)Mingaladon
01 Aug 45 to 26 Jul 46Pilot Officer W D McNeil2995 GD(P) - To UKMingaladon
01 Aug 45 to Flight Sergeant R E MurphyRAFMingaladon
01 Aug 45 to 11 Aug 45Flight Lieutenant ATF CopeRAFAdjMingaladon
12 Aug 45 to 30 Nov 45Flight Lieutenant E T H GoodwinRAFAdjMingaladon
22 Aug 45 to 02 Jan 46Flight Lieutenant Ranjan Dutt1594 GD(P) - To 2SqnMingaladon
15 Aug 45 to 30 Nov 45Flying Officer K W LightRAFMingaladon
01 Sep 45 to 17 Sep 45Pilot Officer G H Snell3018 GD(P)MissingMingaladon
01 Sep 45 to Pilot Officer S Bhattacharjee3021 GD(P)Mingaladon
01 Sep 45 to Pilot Officer C T Muthaya3044 GD(P)Mingaladon
01 Sep 45 to Pilot Officer D G King-Lee3040 F(P)Mingaladon
01 Sep 45 to Pilot Officer E R Gilder3013 GD(P)Mingaladon
01 Sep 45 to 29 May 46Pilot Officer A K Paul Chadhary2996 GD(P) - To twinsMingaladon
18 Oct 45 to Pilot Officer ST BanksRAFSigsMingaladon
04 Sep 45 to Pilot Officer Bala Manivelu2912 GD(P)
24 Nov 45 to 25 Oct 46Squadron Leader M M Engineer1614 F(P)
15 Dec 45 to Pilot Officer Banerji2881 F(P)
15 Dec 45 to 17 May 45Pilot Officer S Bimbet3166 ENGTech - To 22AACU
15 Dec 45 to Pilot Officer A R Shankaranaryanan2221 ACCTSASD
01 Jan 46 to Flight Lieutenant A S J Henry1643 A&SD
01 Jan 46 to Pilot Officer N K Lalkaka3083 F(P)
01 Jan 46 to Flying Officer N R Ker2958 GD(P)
01 Feb 46 to 19 Aug 46Flying Officer A K S Ahmed2716 GD(P)Trichnopoly
01 Feb 46 to 04 Apr 46Flying Officer T K Lalith2008 GD(P) - To DemobTrichnopoly
01 Feb 46 to 03 Jan 47Flight Lieutenant R Atmaram1583 GD(P)Flt Cdr later COTrichnopoly
01 Feb 46 to 19 Aug 46Flying Officer F V A Scudder2639 F(P)Trichnopoly
01 Feb 46 to Pilot Officer Mondol3125 GD(P)Trichnopoly
01 Feb 46 to Pilot Officer V Kurian3118 GD(P)Trichnopoly
01 Feb 46 to 12 Dec 46Pilot Officer K L Mathur3119 F(P) - To DemobTrichnopoly
04 Apr 46 to Pilot Officer Das
04 Apr 46 to Pilot Officer Dhan3097 GD(P)
24 Jun 46 to Flying Officer Nicholas2771 GD(P) - Fm 9SqnKolar
24 Jun 46 to Pilot Officer Millicans3161 GD(P) - Fm OT UKolar
08 Jul 46 to 21 Dec 46Pilot Officer Ghosh3081 GD(P) - Fm OT U To DemobKolar
15 Jul 46 to 10 Aug 46Flying Officer A A Malik2777 GD(P) - Fm 2SqnKolar
22 Jul 46 to Flight Lieutenant MMA Cheema1657 GD(P)Kolar
19 Aug 46 to Flight Lieutenant K B Joshi2427 GD(P)Kolar
01 Aug 46 to 22 Mar 47Pilot Officer S Jena3157 F(P) - To UKKolar
16 Sep 46 to Flying Officer Carey1802 GD(P)Kolar
16 Sep 46 to 20 Feb 47Pilot Officer Michael3160 GD(P) - to demobKolar
16 Sep 46 to Pilot Officer RheniusKolar
16 Sep 46 to Pilot Officer NobleKolar
16 Sep 46 to 20 Feb 47Pilot Officer Bhandarkar - to demobKolar
16 Sep 46 to Flight Lieutenant Devasher1867 F(P)Kolar
01 Nov 46 to Pilot Officer PonarKolar
01 Nov 46 to Pilot Officer Walmsley3208 GD(P)Kolar
01 Nov 46 to 29 Mar 47Flight Lieutenant Joseph1736 GD(P) - to UKKolar
06 Jan 47 to Squadron Leader Zafar Ahmed1672 GD(P)Kolar
27 Mar 47 to Pilot Officer GhoshKolar
27 Mar 47 to Pilot Officer K L Mathur3119 F(P)Kolar
23 Apr 47 to Flying Officer Santiago2949 ADMKolar
06 May 47 to Flying Officer Bhatnagar3067 F(P)Kolar