Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Flying Officer Harish Chander Sircar

Service No & Branch Not Issued GD(P)
Date of Birth: 27 Mar 1910 Commissioned: 08 Oct 1932 Course: 1 IAF Cranwell Course Entry Mode : Cranwell
Service End: Retired on 11 Mar 1935 Dismissed Died on 01 Mar 1977 (67 Years age) Flying Hours : 531
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 15 Feb 1933
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

07 Sep 1930 - 20 Jul 1932Flt CdtRAF Academy CranwellCranwell,U.K. Flt Cdt - C Squadron
16 Aug 1932 - 06 Sep 1932Plt OffrNo. 16AC Sqn, RAFOld Sarum, UK U/T Pilot
07 Sep 1932 - 31 Dec 1932Plt OffrArmy Co-op SchoolOld Sarum, UK Army Co-Op Course
01 Jan 1933 - 28 Feb 1933Plt OffrNo. 16AC Sqn, RAFOld Sarum, UK U/T Pilot
10 May 1933 - 11 Mar 1935Plt OffrNo.1 SquadronKarachi - Drigh Road Squadron Pilot
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
04 Jan 1935Wapiti VJ9738Fg Offr Harish Chandra Sircar
AC Abdul Salaam
1 SqnCr after hitting tro

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