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Squadron Leader Habib Ullah Khan

Service No & Branch 1557 GD(P)
Date of Birth: 01 Jan 1915 Commissioned: 27 Jul 1935 Course: 5 IAF Cranwell Course Entry Mode : Cranwell
Service End: Died in Service 21 Apr 1943 (28 Years age) Aircraft Loss Aircraft Loss Nick Name : Bulbul
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 27 Jul 1937Flt Lt : 27 Jul 1942
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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

DatesRankUnitLocationAppointmentPhoto
01 Jan 1936 - 03 Oct 1940Plt OffrNo.1 Squadron, RIAFDrigh Road To 2CDF
- 06 Jul 1941Flt LtNo.2 Flight (Coastal Defence) 
03 Oct 1940 - Flt LtNo.2 Flight (Coastal Defence)Juhu 
07 Jul 1941 - 26 Jul 1941Flt LtNo.2 SquadronPeshawar Squadron Pilot
07 Jul 1941 - Flt LtNo.2 Squadron, RIAFMiranshah Fm 2CDF
27 Jul 1941 - Flt LtNo.2 SquadronPeshawar Adjutant
12 Feb 1942 - 17 Aug 1942Flt LtNo.4 Squadron, RIAFPeshawar CO S/L to DSSC Quetta
01 Feb 1942 - 25 Oct 1942Sqn LdrNo.4 SquadronPeshawar Commanding Officer
26 Oct 1942 - 21 Apr 1943Sqn LdrNo.2 SquadronPeshawar Commanding Officer
 
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
21 Apr 1943Hurricane IIcBG859Sqn Ldr Habib Ullah Khan +
2 SqnHazaribagh, Flew int
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