No.1 Squadron Tigers

Motto : Ekta mein Shakti (In Unity Lies Strength)
Date Raised : 1933-04-01 Location : Maharajpur
Mothballed at independence and reraised in 1953
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Commanding Officers

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DatesRank & NameNumberRemarksLocationPhoto
01 Apr 33 to 01 Aug 35Flight Lieutenant CA BouchierRAFCOKarachi
01 Aug 35 to 02 May 36Squadron Leader CA BouchierRAFCOKarachi
02 May 36 to 21 Apr 38Squadron Leader KC HanscockRAFCOKarachi
21 Apr 38 to 01 Oct 38Wing Commander CP HorsleyRAFCOKarachi
01 Oct 38 to 16 Mar 39Squadron Leader CH SmithRAFCOAmbala
16 Mar 39 to 25 Aug 39Flight Lieutenant Subroto Mukerjee1551 GD(P)COAmbala
25 Aug 39 to 27 Jun 41Squadron Leader Subroto Mukerjee1551 GD(P)COAmbala
27 Jun 41 to 13 Mar 42Squadron Leader Karun Krishna Majumdar1555 GD(P)COPeshawar
13 Mar 42 to 03 Sep 42Squadron Leader Subroto Mukerjee1551 GD(P)COSecunderabad
03 Sep 42 to 04 Oct 42Squadron Leader Henry Runganadhan11 GD(P)COTrichinopoly
04 Oct 42 to 03 Sep 43Squadron Leader Surendra Nath Goyal1560 GD(P)COTrichinopoly
03 Sep 43 to 15 Dec 44Squadron Leader Arjan Singh1577 GD(P)COKohat
15 Dec 44 to 01 Aug 45Squadron Leader Ramaswami Rajaram1573 GD(P)COImphal
01 Aug 45 to 09 Mar 46Squadron Leader Edwin Nazir Ullah1599 GD(P)COPeshawar
10 Mar 46 to 14 May 47Squadron Leader Ranjan Dutt1594 GD(P)COPeshawar
01 Feb 53 to 25 Sep 53Squadron Leader Edul Jahangir Dhatigara1899 F(P)COHalwara
25 Sep 53 to 03 Apr 56Squadron Leader Trilochan Singh Brar2884 F(P)COPalam
03 Apr 56 to 14 Feb 57Squadron Leader George Douglas Clarke3295 GD(P)COPalam
14 Feb 57 to 26 Mar 59Squadron Leader Dilbagh Singh2998 F(P)COKalaikunda
26 Mar 59 to 29 May 61Squadron Leader Paul Cecil Roby3479 GD(P)COKalaikunda
29 May 61 to 21 Nov 62Squadron Leader Surapati Bhattacharya3974 F(P)COKalaikunda
21 Nov 62 to 14 Sep 64Wing Commander Raghubir Dutt Law3069 GD(P)COKalaikunda
14 Sep 64 to 26 Sep 67Wing Commander Om Prakash Taneja3843 F(P)COAdampur
26 Sep 67 to 29 Jan 68Wing Commander Sudesh Kumar Dahar4425 GD(P)COAdampur
29 Jan 68 to 28 Sep 70Wing Commander Bhupendra Nath Misra4079 F(P)COAdampur
28 Sep 70 to 24 Sep 73Wing Commander Upkar Singh4658 F(P)COAdampur
24 Sep 73 to 17 Feb 76Wing Commander Brijesh Dhar Jayal4972 F(P)COAdampur
17 Feb 76 to 16 Apr 78Wing Commander Keith David Kingsley Lewis5109 F(P)COAdampur
03 May 78 to 04 Jan 81Wing Commander Tushar Sen6006 F(P)COAdampur
05 Jan 81 to 22 May 83Wing Commander Ritu Raj Jaindass8432 F(P)COAdampur/ Gorakhpur
23 May 83 to 24 Aug 84Wing Commander Teshter Jall Master7224 F(P)COGorakhpur
25 Aug 84 to 31 Dec 85Wing Commander Gopalasamudram Mahadevan Vishwanathan9056 F(P)COGorakhpur
01 Jan 86 to 21 May 88Wing Commander Padamjit Singh Ahluwalia11631 F(P)COGwalior
21 May 88 to 23 Apr 90Wing Commander Sharad Uddhavrao Apte12380 F(P)COGwalior
23 Apr 90 to 27 Apr 92Wing Commander Noel Amiyakumar Moitra12931 F(P)COGwalior
27 Apr 92 to 16 May 94Wing Commander Anil Chopra13368 F(P)COGwalior
16 May 94 to 26 Nov 95Wing Commander Satvir Singh Dhanda13926 F(P)COGwalior
26 Nov 95 to 15 Dec 97Wing Commander Daljit Singh14553 F(P)COGwalior
15 Dec 97 to 06 Mar 00Wing Commander Sanderraman Neelakantan15184 F(P)COGwalior
06 Mar 00 to 22 Apr 02Wing Commander Neeraj Yadav16399 F(P)COGwalior
22 Apr 02 to 07 Jul 03Wing Commander Raghunath Nambiar16378 F(P)COGwalior
07 Jul 03 to 13 Dec 04Wing Commander N S Venkateshvar18087 F(P)COGwalior
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