Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Squadron Leader Percival Theophilus Chellappa Sastri

Service No & Branch 1897 GD(O)
Date of Birth: 23 Apr 1919 Commissioned: 14 Jun 1942 Course: 9 OBS Course
Service End: Retired on 18 Feb 1961 Died on 31 Dec 1987 (68 Years age)
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Plt Offr : 14 Dec 1942Fg Offr : 14 Jun 1943Flt Lt : 15 Aug 1948Sqn Ldr : 01 Oct 1952
Training and Other Courses Attended
4 DSSC (Sqn Ldr) - 01 Apr 1951
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

28 Feb 1947 - 23 Jul 1947Flt LtNavigation and Signals SchoolTambaram Chief Instructor To ITW Coimb
- 19 Jul 1959Sqn LdrAir Head QuartersDelhi 
- 05 Jun 1958Sqn LdrAir Head QuartersDelhi 
20 Jul 1959 - Sqn LdrSchool of Land and Air WarfareHyderabad 
01 Oct 1954 - 11 Aug 1956Wg CdrDefence Services Staff CollegeWellington Directing Staff
13 Aug 1956 - Wg CdrAir Head QuartersDelhi Deputy Director, Navigation
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