The Flight Cadet Era

1920 - 1939

1947 - 1973

India Click to Show

23 Indian Flight Cadets

September 1930 - July 1932 (9-30)
• Aizad Baksh Awan
• Subroto Mukerjee (Known as the Father of the Indian Air Force)
• Amarjit Singh
• Bhupindra Singh
• Harish Chander Sircar
• Jagat Narain Tandon
September 1931 - July 1933 (9-31)
• Aspey Merwan Engineer
February 1932 - December 1933 (1-32)
• Karun Krishna Majumdar
• Narendra Singh
• Daljit Singh
September 1932 - December 1934 (9-32)
• Rajeshwar Batra
• Narinder Krishan Khanna
• Henry Runganadhan
August 1933 - July 1935 (9-33)
• Habib Ullah Khan
• Gurdas Ram Sharma
• Ravindrer Hari Singh
September 1934 - July 1936 (9-34)
• Anandswarup Gupta
• Mehar Singh
September 1936 - July 1938 (9-36)
• Surendra Nath Goyal
• Balder Krishan Nanda
September 1938 - December 1939 (9-38)
• Kallash Narayan Bahl
• Arjan Singh (The only officer awarded the rank of Marshal of the Indian Air Force)
• Prithipal Singh

Iraq Click to Show

8 Iraqi Flight Cadets

September 1927 - July 1929 (9-27)
• Bin Asiz Hofthi
• Ali Bin Jeeward Muhammad
• Mousa bin Ali
• Hussain Janabi Nasir
• Bin Muhammad Natiq
September 1929 - July 1931 (9-29)
• Ibrahim Jawad
• Majddin-din Naqib
• Abul Wahid

Siam Click to Show

1 Siamese Flight Cadet

September 1921 - August 1923 (9-21)
• Vishta Svastirakse

Saudi Arabia Click to Show

10 Saudi Arabian Flight Cadets

March 1965 - August 1967 (92)
• Faisal Abdul Rahman Al Saud
• Faisal Abdullah
• Mohammed Abdullah
• Warid Bin Nasser Aljohar
• Khaled Alyahya
• Abdullah Ashatray
• Bander Faisal
March 1966 - August 1968 (94)
• Mugrin bin Abdulaziz
• Abdulaziz Sudairy
March 1967 - August 1969 (96)
• Prince Bandar bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz

Foreign Air Force  Alumni

Overseas Nominations & RAF Commissions

Pakistan Click to Show

10 Pakistani Flight Cadet

January 1950 - July 1952 (56)
• Mohammad Khalid Khan Ispahani
January 1951 - July 1953 (59)
• Mirza Mehdi Ispahani
May 1951 - 1953 (60)
• Mohammerd Hameedullah Khan
May 1952 - December 1954(63)
• Abdul Majit Raja
January 1961- July 1964(84)
• Pervez Iqbal
January 1962 - December 1964(86)
• Mohammed Aslam Rizvi
January 1963 - December 1965 (88)
• Aboul Ikram Irfan
April 1964 - March 1967 (90)
• Aboul Ikram Saggu
March 1965 - August 1967 (92)
• Shahid Kamal Khan
• Syed Nabi Niaz
• Shahid Kamal Khan
• Saeed Ahmed

Australia

Jordan Click to Show

5 Jordanese Flight Cadets

Sept 59 - July 1962 (81)
• Mahmoud Balqez
January 1960 - December 1962 (82)
• Ihsan Shurdom
• Isam Malhas
• Ibrahim Zayad
March 1966 - August 1968 (94)
• Ibrahim Shogran

South Africa Click to Show

5 Flight Cadets from South Africa

September 1932 - July 1934 (9-32)
• Paul Wingrave Ashton
January 1934 - December 1935 (1-34)
• Thomas Stephen Rivett-Carnac
September 1935 - July 1937 (9-35)
• Henry Neil Weaver
September 1932 - July 1934(9-32)
• Douglas Warner Williams
September 1947 - April 1950 (49)
• Tony Sylvester Carver
April 1955 - April 1958 (72)
• Louis Hubert Alvin Nel

New Zealand Click to Show

6 Flight Cadets fom New Zealand

January 1930 - December 1931 (1-30)
• Eric Collyns
September 1930 - July 1932 (9-30)
• Charles Broughton
September 1935 - July 1937 (9-35)
• Peter Meston
April 1938 - October 1939 (4-38)
• Arthur Delamore
April 1939 - March 1940 (4-39)
• Michael Herrick
January 1959 - December 1961(80)
• Dmitri Zotov

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Kenya Click to Show

4 Flight Cadets from Kenya

January 1938 - September 1939 (1-38)
• James Allen Harries
April 1939 - March 1940 (4-39)
• John Mathias Oxenham Dyer
September 1952 - April 1955 (64)
• Keith McDonald
September 1968 - February 1971 (99)
• Ian Christopher Atkinson

Bermuda Click to Show

1 Flight Cadets from Bermuda

January 1936 - December 1937 (1-36)
• Herman Francis Ede

Rhodesia Click to Show

5 Flight Cadets from Rhodesia

January 1935 - December 1936 (1-35)
• Ashley Duke Jackson
January 1935 - December 1936 (1-35)
• Ashley Duke Jackson
January 1960 - December 1962 (82)
• Paul Elliot Busfield
January 1962 - December 1964 (86)
• Brian Trevor Stableford
January 1963 - December 1965 (88)
• John Douglas Annan
September 1969 - February 1972 (100)
• Timothy Finneron

New Zealand Click to Show

15 New Zealander Flight Cadets

May 1951 – December 1953 (60)
• Ronald John Chippindale
• Rutherford Moncrieff Hancock
May 1952 – December 1954 (63)
• Guy Xavier McLeod
• Geoffrey Wallingford
April 1953 – December 1955 (66)
• Graham Colin Derby
• Geoffrey Charles Hubbard
April 1954 – April 1957 (69)
• Peter Granville Bevan
September 1954 – July 1957 (70)
• Thomas Esmond Enright
April 1955 – April 1958 (72)
• Peter Raymond Adamson
September 1955 – July 1958 (73)
• Albert Edward Thomson
September 1956 – July 1959 (75)
• William Ross Donaldson
September 1957 – July 1960 (77)
• Kenneth James Edwards
September 1959 – July 1962 (81)
• Russell Bennett Thomson
January 1961 – December 1963 (84)
• Kenneth Ross Lamb
January 1962 – December 1964 (86)
• John Willis Lanham

Singapore

Sierra Leone

Canada Click to Show

3 Flight Cadets from Canada

January 1931 - July 1933 (1-31)
• Robert Vincent Rolph
September 1931 - December 1932 (9-31)
• Montague Francis Baldwin Read
• Cecil Thomas Weir
January 1933 - December 1934(1-33)
• Henry Reginald Coventry
January 1936 - December 1937 (1-36)
• Peter Geoffrey O'Brian

Jamaica Click to Show

1 Flight Cadet from Jamaica

September 1927 - July 1929 (1-35)
• John Alexander Powell

Ceylon Click to Show

2 Flight Cadet from Ceylon

April 1949 - December 1951 (54)
• David de la Harpe
• Cyril Jonklaas

Malta Click to Show

4 Flight Cadets from Malta

July 1950 -April 1953 (58)
• Reno Montalto

September 1951 - April 1954 (61)
• Joseph Francis Vella

January 1961 - July 1964 (84)
• Alexander Philip Galea

October 1967 - February 1970 (97)
• Mark Micallef-Eynaud

Malaysia Click to Show

1 Malaysian Flight Cadet

January 1959 - December 1961 (80)
• Maximillian Albert Theseira

Trinidad Click to Show

2 Flight Cadets from Trinidad

January 1956 -December 1958 (74)
• Christopher Potter

January 1957 -December 1959 (76)
• Brian Potter