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Air Commodore Krishan Lal Suri

Service No & Branch 2907 F(P)
Date of Birth: 13 Jul 1923 Commissioned: 24 Apr 1944 Course: 23 Course
Service End: Retired on 27 Jul 1975 Died on 03 May 2016 (93 Years age)
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Sqn Ldr : 01 Jun 1955Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1963Acting Gp Capt : 04 Nov 1965Gp Capt : 01 Oct 1967
Acting Air Cmde : 26 Nov 1970Air Cmde : 01 Apr 1971
Training and Other Courses Attended
10 NDC (Gp Capt) - 01 Dec 1970
Badges Qualified
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Plt Offr

Gp Capt
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

09 Jan 1945 - 30 May 1946Plt OffrNo.2 Squadron, RIAFMambur Fm 151OTU To UK EFS
04 Apr 1946 - 31 Jul 1947Fg OffrNo.2 Squadron, RIAFKohat Fm 4Sqn To 1Sqn
26 Jan 1950 - 01 Mar 1950Flt LtPresident's SecretariatDelhi Aide De Camp
01 Jan 1951 - 01 Jan 1952Flt LtFlying Instructors SchoolAmbala Flying Instructor
17 May 1957 - 22 Jan 1960Sqn LdrFlying Instructors SchoolTambaram Commanding Officer
16 Apr 1960 - 01 Aug 1960Wg CdrNo.12 SquadronAgra Commanding Officer
17 May 1964 - Wg CdrEmbassy of India, USAWashington Dy Air Attache
04 Nov 1965 - 06 Nov 1966Gp CaptPilot Training EstablishmentBamrauli Commandant
07 Nov 1966 - 31 Mar 1968Gp CaptElementary Flying SchoolBidar Commandant
01 Apr 1968 - 01 Dec 1969Gp Capt5 Tactical Air CenterTezpur Commanding Officer
01 Dec 1970 - 31 May 1972Air CmdeTraining CommandBangalore Senior Air Staff Officer
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
17 May 1946Spitfire VIIIcMD219Fg Offr K L Suri
2 Sqnformation flying, en
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