Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Squadron Leader Noshir Maneck Gazdar

Service No & Branch 1576 GD(P)
Date of Birth: 19 Nov 1914 Commissioned: 22 Nov 1939 Course: 1 Course
Service End: Retired on 02 Sep 1943 Released to Tata Airways Died on 31 Dec 1978 (64 Years age) Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Plt Offr : 22 May 1940Fg Offr : 22 May 1941Acting Flt Lt : 01 Apr 1944
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

22 Nov 1939 - Acting Plt OffrFlying Training SchoolRisalpur Trainee Pilot
12 Aug 1940 - Plt OffrNo.5 Flight (Coastal Defence)Delhi 
02 Jun 1942 - 09 Dec 1942Fg OffrNo.2 Flight (Coastal Defence)Juhu Flight Commander
13 Jan 1944 - 05 Feb 1944Fg OffrNo.1 Air Gunnery SchoolBairagarh 
10 Dec 1942 - 06 Dec 1943Flt LtNo.3 SquadronKohat Flight Commander
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
26 Nov 1943Hurricane IICLB605Flt Lt N M Gazdar
3 SqnFL on way to Panna f
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