14 Bihar Air Sqn NCC

Date Raised : 1956-07-01 Disbanded : 1964-12-31 Location : Ranchi
The Squadron was raised on 01 Jul 1956 with one senior division flight consisting of 25 flight cadets, commanded by Plt Offr P Pandey. The Squadron was originally raised as 14 Bihar Air Sqn NCC, which was re-designated as 2 Bihar Air Sqn NCC in 1964-65 on reorganization of the NCC Air Sqn. On the creation of the State of Jharkhand the Sqn was renamed as 2 Jharkhand Air Sqn NCC. The Squadron has progressively grown and now has 16 JD troops and two SD/ SW flight. Ranchi Group

Commanding Officers

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DatesRank & NameNumberRemarksLocationPhoto
01 Jul 56 to 02 Sep 57Pilot Officer P PandeyCORanchi
02 Sep 57 to 14 Jul 58Squadron Leader G B SinghCORanchi
18 Jul 58 to 05 Apr 59Squadron Leader Krishna Dandapani3583 F(P)CORanchi
15 Apr 59 to 09 Oct 59Squadron Leader Ascension Almeida3307 GD(P)CORanchi
12 Oct 59 to 08 Oct 60Flight Lieutenant Michael Gerald Macdonald4205 GD(P)CORanchi
09 Oct 60 to 24 Oct 60Squadron Leader Sudhindra Kumar Majumdar3484 F(P)CORanchi
25 Oct 60 to 31 Jan 61Squadron Leader Polisetti Sivaji Gupta3832 F(N)CORanchi
01 Feb 61 to 24 Apr 61Squadron Leader Sudhindra Kumar Majumdar3484 F(P)CORanchi
25 Apr 61 to 30 Jun 62Flight Lieutenant Pynummooltil Simon George4240 F(P)CORanchi
07 Jan 63 to 25 May 65Squadron Leader Shuber Doctor4407 GD(P)CORanchi
Unit continued existence as 2 BH Air Sqn NCC

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