Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Wing Commander Erakathil Chacko John

Service No & Branch 4235 F(P)
Date of Birth: 26 Jul 1929 Commissioned: 15 Mar 1952 Course: 57 Course
Service End: Retired on 11 May 1974 Voluntary Retirement Died on 14 Jul 2015 (86 Years age)
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 15 Mar 1953Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1970
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 Nov 1962 - 01 Jan 1964Sqn Ldr12 Signal UnitBareilly Commanding Officer
- 01 Dec 1972Wg CdrNCC Madras BChennai Group Commander
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Accidents and Incidents: 3

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
02 Sep 1952Tempest IIPlt Offr Erakathil Chacko John
06 Jan 1954Tempest IIFg Offr Erakathil Chacko John
Pilot OK
03 Apr 1954Tempest IIFg Offr Erakathil Chacko John
Pilot OK
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