Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Group Captain Kartik Chandra Sarkar

Service No & Branch 1589 GD(P) (Orig: GD(O))
Date of Birth: 11 Dec 1910 Commissioned: 03 Jul 1940 Course: 3 OBS Course
Service End: Retired on 11 Dec 1960 Superannuated Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Plt Offr : 03 Jan 1941Fg Offr : 03 Jan 1942Acting Flt Lt : 01 Oct 1943Flt Lt : 28 Apr 1947
Sqn Ldr : 15 Aug 1948Wg Cdr : 01 Mar 1951Acting Gp Capt : 01 Apr 1954Gp Capt : 01 Oct 1957
Badges Qualified
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Fg Offr

Gp Capt
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

03 Jun 1941 - Plt OffrNo.3 Flight (Coastal Defence)Calcutta 
13 Jan 1943 - 12 Aug 1944Flt LtNo.7 SquadronPeshawar Gun Ldr To 1EFTS
25 Aug 1945 - 29 Dec 1945Flt LtNo.7 Squadron Squadron Pilot fm 151OTU
30 Dec 1945 - 31 May 1946Flt LtNo.7 Squadron Adjutant To SC Quetta
20 Sep 1948 - Wg CdrAir Head QuartersDelhi W/C (Org II)
15 Oct 1949 - Wg CdrCab SecDelhi Wg Cdr (Admin)
10 Jun 1951 - 28 Jan 1953Wg CdrOperational CommandDelhi Air-I
28 Jan 1953 - 19 Jun 1953Wg Cdr6 WingBarrackpore Station Commander
20 Apr 1953 - 29 Mar 1954Wg CdrParatrooper Training SchoolAgra Commanding Officer
16 Mar 1954 - 28 Apr 1957Gp CaptAir Head QuartersDelhi Director (Personnel Services)
21 Aug 1957 - 04 Sep 1960Gp Capt2 Ground Training SchoolTambaram Station Commander
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
26 Feb 1945Hurricane IICLE688Fg Offr K C Sarkar
1SFTS1100 hrs. struck a k
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