Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Flying Officer Vijay Yeshwant Korgaokar

Service No & Branch 3060 GD(P)

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Date of Birth: 31 Oct 1925 Commissioned: 15 Jan 1945 Course: 29 Course
Service End: Retired on 01 Nov 1946 Class B Release Died on 03 Nov 1950 (25 Years age) Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks : Air India Flight 245, a Lockheed L-749A Constellation, VT-CQP, Malabar Princess, was on a flight from Bombay, India, to London and crashed. All on boarded died
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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

29 Dec 1945 - 06 Apr 1946Acting Plt OffrNo.7 Squadron Squadron Pilot
06 Apr 1946 - 01 Nov 1946Fg Offr2 Demob Center Awaiting Release
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Accidents and Incidents: 2

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
02 Jun 1945Hurricane IVLF432Plt Offr V Y Korgaokar
151OTUhit a tree during pr
31 Jul 1945Hurricane IICLE917Plt Offr V Y Korgaokar
151OTURisalpur - FL after
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