Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Flying Officer Sham Kumar

Service No & Branch 1756 GD(P) (Orig: GD(O))
Date of Birth: 11 Feb 1921 Commissioned: 17 Nov 1941 Course: 6 OBS Course
Service End: Retired on 19 Aug 1946 Class B Release Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 05 Apr 1943
Training and Other Courses Attended
28 (Fg Offr) - 20 Nov 1944
Badges Qualified
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Fg 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

23 Jul 1942 - 14 Dec 1942Plt OffrNo.6 Flight (Coastal Defence)Drigh Road Obs To RAF Asansol
01 Mar 1943 - 30 Nov 1944Plt OffrNo.8 SquadronPeshawar Obs
01 Aug 1944 - 12 Aug 1944Plt OffrNo.7 Squadron Squadron Navigator To 1EFTS
25 Aug 1945 - 25 Jan 1946Fg OffrNo.1 SquadronKohat Squadron Pilot Fm O T U
25 Jan 1946 - 19 Aug 1946Fg OffrDemob Center Awaiting Release
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
07 May 1945Hurricane IIDHW725Plt Offr S Kumar
151OTUAc taxied into petro
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