Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Flying Officer Codanda Mudappa Cariappa

Service No & Branch 1676 GD(P)
Date of Birth: 09 Apr 1921 Commissioned: 03 Mar 1941 Course: 7 Course
Service End: Retired on 11 Sep 1948 Commissioned in Indian Army
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Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 03 Sep 1942
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

16 Mar 1942 - Plt OffrNo.2 Squadron, RIAF 
20 Dec 1943 - 04 Aug 1945Fg OffrNo.7 Squadron, RIAFCampbellpore Fm 152OTU to 1Sqn as FL
08 Aug 1945 - 31 Jul 1946Flt LtNo.1 Squadron, RIAFKohat Flight Commander Fm 7Sqn To IATC Mysore U
01 Dec 1945 - 18 Dec 1945Flt LtNo.12 Squadron, RIAFKohat Attached
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
16 Mar 1942Lysander IIN1209Plt Offr C M Cariappa
Major Dimsdale GLO
2 SqnCollided with K1286
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