Author: Jagan Pillarisetti

How many aircraft did the RAF lose in SEAC Theatre?

A few years ago, (actually couple of decades ago) I asked myself – I wonder how many aircraft were lost by the RAF and Commonwealth Air Forces in the SEAC Theatre (- The Indian Subcontinent – covering present day India, Burma, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Ceylon).  There were no published figures, nor reference material available. The data exists, but is scattered among countless books and sources – not consolidated in one single location.

Gallery: Bristol Bulldog K3928 Accident – 1st May 1934

  These photographs came from the collection of Deepak Singh, whose father trained in Cranwell in the early 1930s. Deepak always believed his father was involved in the crash (due to a family story about his father surviving an aircrash).…

Unknown RAF Airman’s Album

I procured this album in 2013. It contains Photographs from an Unknown Airman’s Album who was once posted in India, the interesting photos of the lot include a five photos of aircraft, a couple of photos of Armoured Car and an…

RAF OR Service Numbers

RFC/RAF SERVICE NUMBERS (Courtesy of Air Force Deaths site) Originally posted by Resmorrah at  http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?27-RAF-RAF-OR-Service-Numbers At least until the 1950s, the service numbers of RFC and RAF personnel indicated the date and manner of joining the service. The RFC numbering…

Welcome to the new RAFCommands

The site is currently under transition  . If you are looking for the discussion board Click here to go to the RAF Commands Forum Follow the links in the menu bar above to go to  Ross McNeill’s webpages on various commmands.…