Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?


Pilot Officer Joseph Eapen

Service No & Branch 2812 GD(P)

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Date of Birth: Commissioned: 31 Jan 1944 Course: 21 Course
Service End: Died in Service 01 Sep 1944 Aircraft Loss Aircraft Loss
Qualifications Held :
Remarks : b: 1919
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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.

Accidents and Incidents: 3

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
23 Jun 1944Hurricane IZ4692Plt Offr Eapen
151OTUBird hit, (21PC?)
25 Aug 1944Harvard IIBFS780Plt Offr C M Dean
Actg Plt O J Eapen
151OTUac swung , port u/c
01 Sep 1944Hurricane IICKW913Plt Offr K Joseph EAPEN +
151OTUMAC Body not recover
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