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Air Commodore Sushil Kumar Bakshi

Service No & Branch 1662 GD(N) (Orig: GD(O))

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Date of Birth: 30 Dec 1918 Commissioned: 06 Jan 1941 Course: 5 OBS Course
Service End: Retired on 27 Dec 1970 Voluntary Retirement Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 06 Jul 1942Flt Lt : 15 Aug 1948Sqn Ldr : 15 Aug 1949Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1955
Acting Gp Capt : 04 Jun 1960Gp Capt : 01 Apr 1964Acting Air Cmde : 13 Aug 1966Air Cmde : 01 Oct 1967
Training and Other Courses Attended
1 Nav Course - 12 Sqn School (Fg Offr) - 3 DSSC (Sqn Ldr) - 01 Apr 19504 NDC (Gp Capt) - 01 Dec 1964
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

23 Feb 1942 - Plt OffrNo.4 SquadronKohat Obs Fm ARC Karachi
27 Aug 1946 - 19 Dec 1946Fg OffrNo.12 Squadron Squadron Navigator
25 Dec 1946 - Fg OffrEmpire Air Nav SchoolShawberry UK Adv Nav Course
- 08 Apr 1956Wg CdrAir Head QuartersDelhi Deputy Director, Navigation
- Wg CdrDefence Services Staff CollegeWellington Directing Staff
15 Oct 1956 - 22 Aug 1959Wg CdrDefence Services Staff CollegeWellington Directing Staff
- 01 Dec 1965Gp CaptEastern Air CommandShillong Senior Officer-in-charge Administration
- 01 Dec 1961Gp CaptEmbassy of India, FranceParis Air Attache
01 Jul 1967 - 27 Dec 1970Air CmdeNCC MysoreBangalore Director
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