(This Article is written in collaboration with Buddhadeb Saha (Clive 1968). However, Karun Krishna Majumdar begged to differ. 10 likes. Karun Krishna Majumdar was a Wing Commander who took part in the Second World War. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. Karun Krishna Majumdar, only IAF pilot to be decorated with a Bar on his DFC; Leela Majumdar, author; Mahmudur Rahman Majumdar, commanding officer of East Pakistan Regiment Centre; Manu Majumdar, Bangladeshi Member of Parliament for Netrokona-1; Mohitlal Majumdar (1888 – 1952), author; Pinaki Majumdar, condensed matter physicist; R. C. Majumdar, compiler and partial author of …
Wg. Who Was “Jumbo” Majumdar?
KARUN KRISHNA MAJUMDAR, DFC & Bar.
Karun Krishna Majumdar. First Ace of the Indian Air Force. Cmdr. Squadron Leader Karun Krishna Majumdar.
17 November 2014 by Morton & Eden. Jump to navigation Jump to search. Karun Krishna Majumdar Upload media Wikipedia: Name in native language: করুণকৃষ্ণ মজুমদার: Date of birth: 6 September 1913 Kolkata: Date of death: 17 February 1945 Faisalabad: Occupation: military officer; Authority control Q20737522.
Karun Krishna Majumdar 09 May, 2020, 03:45 AM IST. News While some of us can name World War II flying aces, many don’t know the story of Squadron Leader Karun Krishna “Jumbo” Majumdar — the “Father of the Indian Air Force” — whose medals will be up for auction in London on November 26th. Markets. The first Indian officer of the Indian Air Force (IAF) to be awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC), and the only one to be awarded a Bar to the DFC, he proved that bravery does not depend on the country of one’s origin. Category:Karun Krishna Majumdar. Karun Krishna Majumdar was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross - the first to be awarded to an Indian Air Force officer - for the gallantry and leadership that he displayed while serving as the commanding officer of No 1 Squadron, Indian Air Force, during the retreat from Burma in 1942.