Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Flight Lieutenant Hassan Shamsi

Service No & Branch 1591 A&SD (Orig: GD(O))
Date of Birth: 18 Mar 1919 Commissioned: 14 Jul 1940 Course: 3 OBS Course
Service End: Retired on 19 Dec 1946 Completion of Tenure
Qualifications Held :
Remarks : Left RIAF. Joined PAF later and retired as W/C
Promotions Gazetted
Plt Offr : 14 Jan 1941Fg Offr : 14 Jan 1942Acting Flt Lt : 01 Oct 1943Flt Lt : 06 Dec 1944
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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

01 Jun 1941 - Plt OffrNo.1 Flight (Coastal Defence)Madras Obs
30 Sep 1943 - Flt LtAir Command South East Asia Command IAF Welfare Offr
16 Jan 1944 - 14 Dec 1944Flt LtAir Head QuartersDelhi Welfare Officer
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Member of the Order of the British Empire
Sqn LdrHassan Shamsi1591 A&SDAward Date Announced 01 Jan 1946
Details : Citation / Details Not Available
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