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Wing Commander Rathindra Ghosh

Service No & Branch 1895 GD(AG)

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Date of Birth: 27 Aug 1922 Commissioned: 29 Apr 1942 Course: 8 OBS Course
Service End: Retired on 01 Nov 1966 Voluntary Retirement Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Plt Offr : 29 Oct 1942Fg Offr : 29 Apr 1943Flt Lt : 15 Aug 1948Sqn Ldr : 01 Oct 1952
Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1962
Training and Other Courses Attended
1 Nav Course - 12 Sqn School (Fg Offr) -
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

12 Aug 1943 - 05 Oct 1944Plt OffrNo.7 Squadron Squadron Navigator To Meerut
- 11 May 1958Sqn LdrAir Head QuartersDelhi 
12 May 1958 - 16 Aug 1959Sqn LdrAir Force Technical CollegeJalahalli 
- 04 Jan 1961Wg CdrArmament Training WingJamnagar 
17 Aug 1959 - Wg CdrAir Head QuartersDelhi 
05 Jan 1961 - Wg CdrAir Head QuartersDelhi 
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Mention in Despatches
Flt LtRathindra Ghosh1895 GD(N)Award Date Announced 13 Jan 1951
Details : Citation / Details Not Available
Unit :
Reference : Gazette of India , 17th February 1951 - No.2 - Pres dated 13th February 1951

Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
24 Aug 1943Vengeance IIAN825Fg Offr S L Rikhye
Plt Offr R Ghosh
7 SqnFuel line came loose
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