Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Group Captain Edward John Francis D Silva

Service No & Branch 14682 F(P)
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 29 Dec 1976 Course: 117 Course
Service End: Retired on 31 Mar 2001 Voluntary Retirement Nick Name : Eddie
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 05 Jul 1993Acting Gp Capt : 07 May 2000
Training and Other Courses Attended
48 NDA (Cadet) - 01 Jun 1975
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

01 Dec 1977 - 28 Feb 1979Plt OffrNo.10 SquadronJodhpur Squadron Pilot
10 Dec 1977 - 09 Jun 1981Fg OffrNo.10 SquadronJodhpur Squadron Pilot
10 Jun 1981 - 18 Jun 1984Flt LtNo.14 SquadronAmbala Squadron Pilot
06 Dec 1987 - 13 Jun 1993Sqn LdrNo.116 Helicopter Unit Flight Commander
08 Aug 1994 - 22 Sep 1997Wg CdrNo.132 FAC FlightUdhampur Commanding Officer
23 Sep 1997 - 01 Nov 1998Wg CdrHelicopter Training SchoolHakimpet Chief Flying Instructor
02 Nov 1998 - 02 Jul 2000Wg Cdr1 Maharastra Air Sqn NCCMumbai Commanding Officer
03 Jul 2000 - 31 Mar 2001Gp CaptSouth Western Air CommandGandhinagar Chief Personnel Staff Officer
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