Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Flight Lieutenant Rup Chand

Service No & Branch Not Issued GD(P)
Date of Birth: 15 Jun 1900 Commissioned: 07 Nov 1939 Course: 1 Course
Service End: Retired on 10 Sep 1942 Resigned Died on 31 Dec 2000 (100 Years age) Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks : Resigned Commission 1942. Hony W/C on 2 Sep 1947
Promotions Gazetted
Plt Offr : 07 May 1940Fg Offr : 07 May 1941
Badges Qualified
Google the Bharat Rakshak Website for : "R Chand"
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

07 Nov 1939 - Acting Plt OffrFlying Training SchoolRisalpur Trainee Pilot
12 Aug 1940 - Flt LtNo.5 Flight (Coastal Defence)Delhi Squadron Pilot
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
21 Oct 1940Wapiti IIAK2294Plt Offr Rupchand
6 CDF1s crashed at Drigh

Articles from Main Site

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