Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Group Captain Toric Zachariah

Service No & Branch 3026 GD(P)
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 09 Oct 1944 Course: 27 Course
Service End: Retired on 12 Dec 1966 Voluntary Retirement Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks : SoH
Promotions Gazetted
Plt Offr : 09 Apr 1945Flt Lt : 09 Oct 1949Sqn Ldr : 01 Aug 1955Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1964
Acting Gp Capt : 28 Feb 1966
Training and Other Courses Attended
106 CFS (Fg Offr) - 31 Jan 1949
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

16 Jul 1945 - Plt OffrNo.4 SquadronYelahanka Squadron Pilot
01 Dec 1956 - 24 May 1959Sqn LdrNo.2 SquadronPalam Commanding Officer
01 Feb 1962 - 01 Aug 1964Wg CdrAircrew Examination BoardPalam Commanding Officer
05 Aug 1964 - 24 Feb 1966Wg CdrNo.7 SquadronHalwara/ Hindon Commanding Officer
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Mention in Despatches
Wg CdrToric Zachariah3026 GD(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1966
Details : Citation / Details Not Available
Unit : 7 Sqn
Reference : Gazette of India , 5th November 1966 - No.77 - Pres/66 dated 27th October 1966

Accidents and Incidents: 2

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
02 Jan 1945Hurricane IICKX421A/Plt Offr T Zacharaiah
1SFTSEngine cut at 10000f
23 Mar 1945Hurricane IICHW131Plt Offr T Zacharaiah
151OTULanded with missing
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