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


01 Sep 65 - 31 Dec 65
Squadron Leader
John Albert Ratnam Balraj
4575 F(P)
CO
Jodhpur

01 Aug 71 - 01 Mar 72
Squadron Leader
Vishnu Narain Johri
5676 F(P)
CO
Nal

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