Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Group Captain Shanti Pada Dutta

Service No & Branch 2000 GD(P)
Date of Birth: 08 May 1921 Commissioned: 28 Sep 1942 Course: 14 Course
Service End: Retired on 30 Apr 1971 Voluntary Retirement Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Plt Offr : 28 Mar 1943Fg Offr : 28 Sep 1943Flt Lt : 15 Aug 1948Sqn Ldr : 01 Oct 1952
Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1962Acting Gp Capt : 15 Jan 1964Gp Capt : 01 Apr 1966
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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

14 Mar 1943 - Acting Plt OffrNo.22 Anti-Aircraft Co-Operation UnitDrigh Road Fm 1SFTSAmb
15 May 1944 - 01 Nov 1945Fg OffrNo.2 SquadronKohat Sqn Pliot Fm 151OTU
31 Oct 1945 - 15 Apr 1946Fg OffrIndian Air Force Demonstration FlightKohat Squadron Pilot
16 Apr 1946 - Fg OffrNo.2 SquadronKohat Squadron Pilot
15 Aug 1947 - Flt LtAir Head QuartersDelhi F/L (Operations)
- 01 Dec 1951Sqn LdrAir Head QuartersDelhi ADPO-3
01 Dec 1951 - 30 Nov 1953Sqn LdrNo.102 Survey FlightAgra Commanding Officer
30 Dec 1958 - Sqn LdrJammu Dett, 1 WingJammu Officer Commanding
19 Jun 1961 - 06 Aug 1963Wg CdrParatrooper Training SchoolAgra Commanding Officer
09 Aug 1966 - 20 Feb 1967Gp CaptCentral Air CommandCalcutta Senior Officer-in-charge Administration
02 Jan 1967 - 29 Apr 1971Gp Capt505 Signal UnitMemaura (Lucknow) Station Commander
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