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with 152 Hyderabad (F) Squadron
Palel.

Front Line Burmese Airstrips

Squadron Movements

Comilla (2)
Palel (3)
Imphal Main (4)
Tulihal (5)
Tamu (6)
Kan (7)
Sinthe (8)
(2)
(3)
(6)
(4)
(7)
(8)
152 Hyderabad (F) Squadron Comilla
2nd May –30th May 1944 (Rank - Warrant Officer)
Squadron moved to airfield at Comilla. Duties were to provide air support for ground troops and air cover for Hurri Bombers as they cleared the way of Japanese soldiers as the push toward Imphal continued.
Nakajima-type-1-ki-43-Oscar
The airfield came under attack from Japanese fighter aircraft necessitating quick scrambles to intercept.
Log book note:
24th May ‘Oscar’s reported at ‘Bishenpore’. Gave chase and saw off.
B Flight Comilla 1944