No.120 (Ad-Hoc) Squadron

Date Raised : 1971-12-01 Location : Nal
120 Ad-hoc Squadron is only a war time establishment. It was activated during 1965 opertaing out Jodhpur with the pilots and Vampire aircraft from C&R School at Jodhpur. The Sqn was awards one VrC and one VSM for its role in 1965. During the 1971 war, it was activated with Mystere aircraft from Target Tow Flight (TTF) and pilots from TTF and 31 Sqn, operating from Nal. The Sqn earned three VrC's for its role in 1971

Commanding Officers

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DatesRank & NameNumberRemarksLocationPhoto
01 Sep 65 to 31 Dec 65Squadron Leader John Albert Ratnam Balraj4575 F(P)COJodhpur
01 Aug 71 to 01 Mar 72Squadron Leader Vishnu Narain Johri5676 F(P)CONal

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