Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Flying Officer Krishnamachariar Raghunathan

Service No & Branch Not Issued GD(P)
Date of Birth: 04 Feb 1915 Commissioned: 30 Nov 1940 Course: 5 Course
Service End: Died in Service 02 Oct 1942 (27 Years age) Aircraft Accident Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 30 May 1942
Badges Qualified
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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

30 Nov 1940 - Acting Plt OffrInitial Training School (Officers)Lahore Trainee Pilot
17 Oct 1941 - Plt Offr28 SquadronRAFKohat Attd Fm 1SFTS
15 Apr 1942 - 02 Oct 1942Fg OffrNo.1 Squadron Squadron Pilot Returned from Attd 223 Gp
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
02 Oct 1942Hurricane IIAG283Plt Offr K Raghunathan +
1 SqnDemonstration Flight
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