Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Group Captain John Diljit Bobb

Service No & Branch 6859 F(P) (Orig: GD(P)) Stream :Helicopters

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Date of Birth: 12 Oct 1943 Commissioned: 14 Jan 1963 Course: 83 Course
Service End: Retired on 10 Sep 1986 Died on 27 Sep 2022 (79 Years age) Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks : Retd Ops11B EAC
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 09 Mar 1964Flt Lt : 09 Mar 1968Wg Cdr : 13 May 1983Gp Capt : 01 Aug 1986
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.

Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
04 Nov 1963Mil Mi-4Plt Offr John Diljit Bobb
Plt Offr Manjit Singh Sekhon
105 HUcasevac sortie from
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