Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Wing Commander Verghese Kuriyan

Service No & Branch 3118 GD(P)
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 09 Apr 1945 Course: 31 Course
Service End: Retired on 13 Feb 1966 Compulsorily Retired
Qualifications Held :
Remarks : 7Sqn(46-48)
Promotions Gazetted
Flt Lt : 09 Apr 1950Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1964
Training and Other Courses Attended
113 CFS (Fg Offr) - 31 Mar 19506 PAI (Sqn Ldr) - 30 Apr 1960
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

01 Feb 1946 - 31 Oct 1946Plt OffrNo.8 SquadronTrichnopoly Squadron Pilot
01 Nov 1946 - Plt OffrNo.7 Squadron Squadron Pilot
05 Jan 1961 - 08 Oct 1962Sqn LdrNo.29 SquadronKKD/ Tezpur Commanding Officer
- 01 Dec 1965Wg Cdr18 WingPathankot Officer in Charge Flying
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Articles from Main Site

Partition Troubles by Wg Cdr Verghese Kuriyan -

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