Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Group Captain Manohar Maharudrappa Sakhare

Service No & Branch 1679 GD(P)
Date of Birth: 02 Jun 1919 Commissioned: 03 Mar 1941 Course: 7 Course
Service End: Retired on 02 Jun 1969 Superannuated
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 18 Feb 1943Sqn Ldr : 03 Mar 1948Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1962Acting Gp Capt : 20 Aug 1964
Gp Capt : 01 Oct 1966
Training and Other Courses Attended
11 DSSC (Sqn Ldr) - 23 Aug 1958
Badges Qualified
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Plt Offr
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

09 Sep 1943 - 21 Nov 1946Fg OffrNo.7 SquadronCampbellpore to IATC Belgaum
01 Nov 1946 - Flt LtRAF Station KohatKohat To IATC Srinagar
12 Feb 1947 - 10 Mar 1947Flt LtNo.3 SquadronKolar Squadron Pilot Fm IATC Saugor
25 Mar 1947 - Sqn LdrAir Head QuartersDelhi 
15 Aug 1947 - 28 Feb 1948Sqn LdrAir Head QuartersDelhi Sqn ldr (Ground Training)
01 Mar 1948 - 15 Dec 1948Sqn LdrNo.8 SquadronPune Commanding Officer
- 01 Dec 1951Wg Cdr1 Ground Training SchoolJalahalli Commanding Officer
08 Nov 1948 - 15 Oct 1949Wg CdrNo 1 Operational Group (WAC)Delhi Air-I
14 Aug 1963 - 23 Jul 1964Wg CdrControl & Reporting SchoolJodhpur Commanding Officer
20 Aug 1964 - 10 Jan 1967Gp Capt1 Air Force Selection BoardDehradun President
21 Apr 1967 - 27 Jul 1968Gp Capt511 Signal UnitDinjan Commanding Officer
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Accidents and Incidents: 2

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
16 Mar 1942Wapiti IIAK1270Plt Offr M M Sakhare
4 CD Flt Iuc collapsed on hvy
28 Mar 1942Wapiti VJ9742Plt Offr M M Sakhare
4 CD Flt IMiranshah 1937, Mira
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