Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Group Captain Hiranand Nandiram Mansukhani

Service No & Branch 1571 ADM (Orig: GD(P))
Date of Birth: 31 Jul 1920 Commissioned: 17 Nov 1939 Course: 1 Course
Service End: Retired on 15 Jul 1973 Voluntary Retirement Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks : 6Sqn, Left as F/L wef 23 aug 46 as Class B Release. Rejoined 31 Mar 1948
Promotions Gazetted
Plt Offr : 17 May 1940Fg Offr : 17 May 1941Acting Flt Lt : 01 Oct 1944Flt Lt : 15 Aug 1948
Sqn Ldr : 15 Aug 1948Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1960Acting Gp Capt : 18 Apr 1967Gp Capt : 01 Oct 1968
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

17 Nov 1939 - Acting Plt OffrFlying Training SchoolRisalpur Trainee Pilot
01 Dec 1941 - Plt OffrNo.4 Flight (Coastal Defence)Drigh Road Renamed 6CDF
24 Aug 1942 - 30 Nov 1942Plt OffrNo.6 Flight (Coastal Defence)Drigh Road To Att 301MU
01 Dec 1942 - Flt LtNo.6 Squadron Flight Commander B Flt
15 Jun 1948 - Sqn LdrAir Head QuartersDelhi S/L (Manning III)
- 30 Apr 1959Wg CdrAir Head QuartersDelhi 
01 May 1959 - Wg Cdr2 WingLohegaon (Pune) 
17 Apr 1967 - 01 Jan 1970Gp CaptAFS New DelhiRace Course Station Commander
16 Jan 1970 - 04 Jun 1972Gp Capt23 Equipment DepotAvadi Station Commander
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