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Group Captain Manuel Keshrinath Gaikwad

Service No & Branch 3882 F(P) (Orig: GD(P)) Stream :Fighters| Helicopters

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Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 15 Apr 1950 Course: 51/52 Course
Service End: Retired on 31 May 1977 Superannuated Nick Name :
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Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 15 Apr 1951Flt Lt : 15 Apr 1955Sqn Ldr : 15 Apr 1961Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1967
Acting Gp Capt : 20 May 1971Gp Capt : 01 Apr 1972
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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 Jan 1957 - 01 Jan 1958Flt LtFlying Instructors SchoolTambaram Flying Instructor
18 Aug 1963 - 19 Aug 1965Sqn LdrNo.110 Helicopter Unit Commanding Officer
10 Mar 1967 - 12 Sep 1969Wg Cdr23 WingJammu Station Commander
19 May 1971 - 29 Oct 1974Gp Capt25 WingRajokri (Delhi) Station Commander
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Accidents and Incidents: 2

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
11 Jun 1952Tempest IIFg Offr Manuel Keshrinath Gaikwad
Pilot OK
15 Oct 1952Tempest IIFg Offr Manuel Keshrinath Gaikwad
Pilot OK
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