Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Wing Commander Manohar Lal Sharma

Service No & Branch 5325 F(P)

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Date of Birth: Commissioned: 23 Mar 1957 Course: 71 Course
Service End: Died in Service 07 Jun 1979 Aircraft Loss HS-748 at Leh. Cr at Leh
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Flt Lt : 23 Mar 1962Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1978
Training and Other Courses Attended
11 NDA (Cadet) - 01 Dec 1955
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

14 Feb 1977 - 14 May 1979Wg CdrTransport Training WingYelahanka Chief Instructor (Flying)
25 May 1979 - 07 Jun 1979Wg CdrNo.11 Squadron Commanding Officer
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
07 Jun 1979HS-748H-2178Wg Cdr Manohar Lal Sharma +
Sqn Ldr Gurcharan Singh Ghattahorha +
11 SqnCr at Leh 28 killed.
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