Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Flying Officer Kuldip Singh Thandi

Service No & Branch 1876 GD(P)
Date of Birth: 01 Nov 1920 Commissioned: 05 Apr 1942 Course: 12 Course
Service End: Died in Service 15 Apr 1945 (25 Years age) Aircraft Loss Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Plt Offr : 05 Oct 1942Fg Offr : 05 Apr 1943
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

05 Apr 1942 - Acting Plt OffrNo.1 Service Flying Training School (India)Ambala Trainee Pilot
14 Mar 1943 - 30 May 1943Plt OffrNo.22 Anti-Aircraft Co-Operation UnitDrigh Road Fm 1SFTSAmb To Overseas
24 May 1944 - Fg OffrNo.10 Squadron Squadron Pilot
03 Dec 1944 - 15 Apr 1945Fg OffrNo.8 SquadronAmarda Road Squadron Pilot
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Accidents and Incidents: 2

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
07 Jan 1945Spitfire VIIIcLV663Fg Offr Kuldip Singh Thandi
8 Sqnhit by MD332 while t
15 Apr 1945Spitfire VIIIFg Offr Kuldip Singh Thandi +
8 SqnGCI Crashed fewmiles
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