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Air Commodore Ravinder Hari Darshan Singh

Service No & Branch 1558 GD(P)
Date of Birth: 28 Nov 1914 Commissioned: 27 Jul 1935 Course: 5 IAF Cranwell Course
Service End: Retired on 30 Sep 1960 Superannuated Died on 01 Dec 1999 (85 Years age) Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks : seconded to CGDP
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 27 Jan 1938Flt Lt : 22 Apr 1943Acting Sqn Ldr : 01 Oct 1944Sqn Ldr : 01 Jul 1946
Wg Cdr : 15 Aug 1948Acting Gp Capt : 15 Aug 1947Gp Capt : 15 Aug 1949Acting Air Cmde : 15 Nov 1948
Air Cmde : 01 Oct 1952
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Plt Offr

Flt Lt

Sqn Ldr

Air Cmde
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 Jan 1936 - Plt OffrNo.1 SquadronDrigh Road Squadron Pilot
02 Jun 1942 - 30 Jun 1942Flt LtNo.2 Flight (Coastal Defence)Juhu To GHQ Bangalore
22 Dec 1944 - 15 Dec 1945Sqn LdrRAF Station KohatKohat S/L Flying To AirHQ
- 01 Dec 1946Wg CdrAir Head QuartersDelhi Wg Cdr (Training)
- 14 Aug 1947Wg CdrAir Head QuartersDelhi Org-1
15 Aug 1947 - 15 Aug 1948Gp CaptAir Head QuartersDelhi Director, Organisation
16 Aug 1948 - 15 Nov 1948Gp CaptAdvanced Flying School (India)Ambala Commanding Officer
29 Nov 1948 - 21 Jul 1949Air CmdeNo.2 Training GroupBangalore Air Officer Commanding
22 Jul 1949 - 03 Dec 1952Air CmdeTraining CommandBangalore Air Officer Commanding
17 Dec 1952 - 08 Dec 1955Air CmdePSO: Maintenance, Air HQDelhi Air Officer-in-Charge Technical & Equipment Services
09 Dec 1955 - 11 May 1958Air CmdePSO: Administration, Air HQDelhi Air Officer-in-Charge Personnel & Organisation
02 May 1958 - 30 Sep 1960Air CmdeMoDNew Delhi Director (R&D)
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