Senior Officers of the IAF - 1948 by Appointment

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Appointment, UnitRank & NameDates
SASO, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Subroto Mukerjee (1551 GD(P))1947-11-15 to 1949-01-31
AOA, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Commodore Aspy Merwan Engineer (1554 GD(P))1947-08-15 to 1948-09-27
--------do---------DelhiAir Commodore Diwan Atma Ram Nanda (1562 GD(P))1948-11-15 to 1949-01-31
AOC, No 1 Operational Group (WAC)DelhiAir Commodore Aspy Merwan Engineer (1554 GD(P))1948-09-28 to 1949-07-21
--------do---------DelhiAir Commodore Mehar Singh (1559 GD(P))1947-12-22 to 1948-09-27
AOC, No.2 Training GroupBangaloreAir Commodore Narendra (1556 GD(P))1947-10-03 to 1948-11-28
--------do---------BangaloreAir Commodore Ravinder Hari Darshan Singh (1558 GD(P))1948-11-29 to 1949-07-21
AOC (T&S), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Commodore Narendra (1556 GD(P))1948-11-15 to 1949-01-31

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