Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Group Captain Gunakar Kamalkar Bakhle

Service No & Branch 4204 F(P)
Date of Birth: 31 Dec 1932 Commissioned: 22 Dec 1951 Course: 56 Course
Service End: Retired on 01 Jun 1977 Died on 19 Jan 2013 (81 Years age) Nick Name : Chhotu
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 22 Dec 1952Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1968Acting Gp Capt : 21 May 1974Gp Capt : 01 Apr 1975
Training and Other Courses Attended
25 DSSC (Wg Cdr) - 22 Nov 1969
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 Jan 1959 - 01 Jan 1961Flt LtFlying Instructors SchoolTambaram Flying Instructor
03 Sep 1962 - 13 Oct 1963Sqn LdrNo.45 SquadronAdampur Commanding Officer
- 01 Dec 1971Wg CdrAFS PanagarhPanagarh Station Commander
24 Aug 1966 - 12 Jan 1969Wg CdrNo.17 SquadronHashimara Commanding Officer
20 May 1974 - 01 Jul 1975Gp Capt18 WingPathankot Station Commander
09 Nov 1975 - 14 May 1976Gp CaptJoint Air Warfare SchoolSecunderabad Chief Instructor
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Mention in Despatches
Wg CdrGunakar Kamalkar Bakhle4204 F(P)Award Date Announced 23 Jun 1972
Details : Stn Cdr
Unit : AFS Panagarh
Reference : Gazette of India , 1st July 1972 - No.87 - Pres/72 dated 23rd June 1972
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