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Flying Officer Keki Hormusji Motishaw

Service No & Branch 1638 GD(P)

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Date of Birth: 09 Apr 1916 Commissioned: 30 Nov 1940 Course: 5 Course
Service End: Died in Service 09 Jan 1943 (27 Years age) Aircraft Accident Nick Name :
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Fg Offr : 30 May 1942
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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

30 Nov 1940 - Acting Plt OffrInitial Training School (Officers)Lahore Trainee Pilot
24 Dec 1941 - 02 Aug 1942Plt OffrNo.2 SquadronKohat Squadron Pilot To RAF Alipore
02 Aug 1942 - Plt OffrRAF Dumdum 
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Accidents and Incidents: 2

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
03 Mar 1942Lysander IIL4748Plt Offr K H Motishaw
Sgt A Algar RAF +
2 Sqnlanded at Drighroad,
09 Jan 1943HurricaneHV504Fg Offr Keki Hormusji Motishaw +
2 SqnCrashed 7m W of Ranc
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