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Squadron Leader Norman Fredrick Osborne Carey

Service No & Branch 1802 GD(P)

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Date of Birth: 29 Oct 1916 Commissioned: 26 Jan 1942 Course: 11 Course
Service End: Retired on 14 Dec 1951 Resigned Nick Name :
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Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 05 Apr 1943Flt Lt : 15 Aug 1948Sqn Ldr : 15 Aug 1949
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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

01 Sep 1941 - Off CdtInitial Training School (Officers)Lahore Trainee
26 Jan 1942 - Acting Plt OffrNo.1 Service Flying Training School (India)Ambala Trainee Pilot
17 Aug 1942 - Plt OffrNo.2 Flight (Coastal Defence)Juhu 
16 Sep 1946 - Fg OffrNo.8 SquadronKolar Squadron Pilot
- 25 Sep 1947Flt LtAdvanced Flying School (India)Ambala To AFS Jodhpur
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Additional Notes

Remarks: Obituary Note added: 2018-06-23
Venkataswamy Maddimsetti Naidu was born in Madras on 22 March 1909, the son of Sitiah Naidu, a magistrate. His early education was at schools in Karinada and Raramudry in Madras and then he entered Andhra Medical College. After qualifying he was tutor in physiology and during the war years served in the medical services of the Royal Indian Air Force with the rank of Squadron Leader. He came to England after the war and passed the DLO in 1953 and the FRCS in 1958. After returning to India he served as surgeon to the Singareni collieries near Hyderabad. He married Dr Prema Naidu MD, FRCS Edinburgh, FRCOG, on 26 November 1939 and they had a daughter Renuka, who held the Cambridge MSc and MA. A keen sportsman, he was College champion in tennis and cricket and was also fond of hockey, billiards and swimming. He died on 3 October 1985 aged 76, survived by his wife and daughter.

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